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A gene on chromosome 3q23 that encodes a member of the forkhead family of transcription factors, which is thought to play a role in ovarian development and function.

Molecular pathology
FOXL2 mutations cause blepharophimosis syndrome and premature ovarian failure 3.
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"'Albert Pinto...' was a landmark film and the remake is our way of paying tribute to the film," she added.
Mr Pinto, of Stamford, Lincs, pleaded guilty at the Old Bailey to one count of assault by beating in Kings Cross, Central London.
But Pinto could end up with another team in the end.
Cuanang set up this museum as a therapy through artworks,' Santos said in Filipino and referring to Pinto's owner.
"They never interfered in my baseball decisions," Pinto said.
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On November 21, the Punjab and Haryana High Court had granted anticipatory bail to the Pinto family, founders of the Ryan Group of Institutions, in connection with the Pradyuman murder case.
Pinto said at Summit in Neurology & Psychiatry held by Global Academy for Medical Education.
In other news, Pinto previously starred in Showtime's six-part drama, "Guerilla," alongside Idris Elba.
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But Tony, who rescued Pinto from death's door, admits he saw something in the horse that no-one else did and was determined to get him back to health at his stables near Bridgend.
A preparacao dos pintos apos o nascimento e o transporte, tornou-se uma atividade da industria avicola tao importante quanto a producao e criacao das aves na granja (Nazareno et al., 2015a; 2015b).