LHX3(redirected from LIM homeobox protein 3)
LHX3A gene on chromosome 9q34.3 that encodes a homeobox protein which binds to and activates the promoter of the alpha-glycoprotein gene, synergistically enhancing transcription from the prolactin promoter in co-operation with Pit-1.
Defects in LHX3 cause pituitary hormone deficiency combined type 3.
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