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Summary Expression Phenotypes Gene Literature (209) GO Terms (7) Nucleotides (115) Proteins (41) Interactants (1134) Wiki
Gene Symbol:

Gene Name: 
retina and anterior neural fold homeobox

rax-a , rax-b , rax1 , rx , rx-1 , rx1 [+] ( Nomenclature history )

Gene Function:
homeodomain transcription factor

Protein Function :
Plays a critical role in eye formation by regulating the initial specification of retinal cells and/or their subsequent proliferation.

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Disease Ontology:
isolated microphthalmia 3 [+]

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Expression                  Development Stages                                               Embryonic Tissues                                                                Adult Tissues
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Xenbase Expression Details In situ images Single cell data at SPRING In situ: RNA-Seq:

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