NR2F2A gene on chromosome 15q26 that encodes a member of the steroid thyroid hormone superfamily of nuclear receptors, which is a ligand-activated transcription factor involved in regulating a wide range of genes.
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ARP-1Apolipoprotein, AI, apoAI regulatory protein-1 A member of the steroid receptor superfamily, which has various effects on lipid metabolism and cholesterol homeostasis; ARP-1 binds to DNA, down-regulating the apoAI gene, and in addition binds to the thyroid hormone-responsive element, and the regulatory regions of apoB, apoCIII, and insulin gene
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