FOXI1 | definition of FOXI1 by Medical dictionary
FOXI1 A gene on chromosome 5q34 that encodes a member of the forkhead family of transcription factors, which may play a key role in embryogenesis and in cochlear and vestibular development.
FOXI1 mutations are associated with common cavity phenotype.
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This pathway is also influenced by foxi1 (inhibition effect) and gata3 (promotion effect) during otic development (15).
Phenotypic analyses and mutation screening of the SLC26A4 and FOXI1 genes in 101 Taiwanese families with bilateral nonsyndromic enlarged vestibular aqueduct (DFNB4) or Pendred syndrome.