LHX1(redirected from LIM homeobox protein 1)
LHX1A gene on chromosome 17q12 that encodes a homeobox transcription factor which plays a key role in the development of the renal and urogenital systems.
LHX1 is a candidate gene for Mayer-Rokitansky-Kuster-Hauser syndrome, which is characterised by defects of the female genital tract.
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