SIX4

SIX4

A gene on chromosome 14q23 that encodes a member of the sine oculis homeobox (SIX) transcription factor family which plays a role in the differentiation and maturation of neuronal cells.
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Among the dysregulated 516 genes in the MI model group, 12 were transcription factors, including CEBPD, CREB3, BCL3, SIX4, NFATC4, MAFF, ERF, NFIB, MITF, AEBP1, EGR2, and PRRX2.
Furthermore, our sequencing identified a number of transcription factors implicated in eye development (Pax6, eya, six4, so, glass, dpp), as well as two cryptochrome (cry) transcripts, which code for light-sensitive proteins usually involved in the entrainment of circadian rhythms.
TRIM2 was predicted as the target of 7 microRNAs, and SIX4 and ITGB8 were predicted as the target of five microRNAs.
Novel polymorphisms of SIX4 gene and their association with body measurement traits in Qinchuan cattle.