FOXN3 | definition of FOXN3 by Medical dictionary
FOXN3 A gene on chromosome 14q31.3 that encodes a member of the forkhead family of transcription factors, which is thought to suppress cell cycle checkpoint mutations by activating an MEC1-independent checkpoint pathway.
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The team found that the gene FOXN3 plays a key role in the embryonal development of the heads of claw frogs.
"Our analyses with microCT show that the larvae without an intact 'FOXN3'-gene are developing normally up to a certain time.
"We were able to show that the 'FOXN3' most of all influences the development of the cartilages in the oral region and the gills", Professor Olsson said.