FOXF1

FOXF1

A gene on chromosome 16q24 that encodes a member of the forkhead family of transcription factors, which may play a role in embryonic development and in regulating lung-specific genes.
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The p53-p21WAF1 checkpoint pathway plays a protective role in preventing DNA replication induced by abrogation of FOXF1 function.
The disease that usually kills the infants born with it within the first month of life results from deletions or mutations in the FOXF1 transcription factor gene, said a consortium of researchers led by Baylor College of Medicine (www.