KLF15

KLF15

A gene on chromosome 3q21.3 that encodes a transcription-activating member of the Kruppel-like zinc finger DNA-binding protein family.
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Jain's group discovered a protein called KLF15 that helps regulate the heart's electrical activity, and occurs in the body in levels that change like clockwork throughout the day.
Then, they established in laboratory mice that KLF15 is the molecular link between SCD and the circadian rhythm.
Pollard discovered that a molecule called KLF15 (Kruppel-like transcription factor-15) controls the actions of estradiol and progesterone in the endometrium by inhibiting the production MCM2, a protein involved in DNA synthesis.