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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.


a broken colored or paint horse used for riding. See also piebald, skewbald. Called also paint. Special pinto colorings are overo and tobiano.
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Pinto horse. By permission from Sambraus HH, Livestock Breeds, Mosby, 1992