ZEB1

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ZEB1

A gene on chromosome 10p11.22 that encodes a zinc finger transcription factor thought to play a role in transcriptional repression of IL-2.

Molecular pathology
ZEB1 mutations are associated with posterior polymorphous corneal dystrophy-3 and late-onset Fuchs endothelial corneal dystrophy.
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Descovich et al., "The transcription factor ZEB1 (deltaEF1) promotes tumour cell dedifferentiation by repressing master regulators of epithelial polarity," Oncogene, vol.