FOXP4

FOXP4

A gene on chromosome 6p21.1 that belongs to subfamily P of the forkhead box (FOX) transcription factor family.

Molecular pathology
FOXP4 mutations appear to have roles in tumours of kidney and larynx.
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53) FOXP4 expression by neural epithelial cells post-differentiation suppresses N-cadherin, (54) suggesting its importance for normal cellular functioning.
FOXP1,2,3,4 proteins are is necessary for the proper development of the brain and lung in mammals FOXP4 may play a role in the development of tumors of the kidney and larynx.