ONECUT2

(redirected from one cut homeobox 2)

ONECUT2

A gene on chromosome 15q21.3 that encodes a homeobox-type transcription activator, which binds to specific DNA sequences and stimulates expression of target genes—e.g., those involved in melanocyte and hepatocyte differentiation.
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coli); ESTG2308609 (no HUGO ID available); DLX5, distal-less homeobox 5; NPBWR1(formerly GPR7), neuropeptides B/W receptor 1; APBA2, amyloid beta (A4) precursor protein-binding, family A, member 2 (X11-like); SLC32A1, solute carrier family 32 (GABA vesicular transporter), member 1; SLITRK1, SLIT and NTRK-like family, member 1; KCTD12, potassium channel tetramerisation domain containing 12; ONECUT2, one cut homeobox 2; RNF4, ring finger protein 4; SMAD7, SMAD family member 7.