Aliases for ASCL3 Gene
External Ids for ASCL3 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for ASCL3 Gene
Basic helix-loop-helix transcription factors, such as ASCL3, are essential for the determination of cell fate and the development and differentiation of numerous tissues (Jonsson et al., 2004 [PubMed 15475265]).[supplied by OMIM, Mar 2008]
GeneCards Summary for ASCL3 Gene
ASCL3 (Achaete-Scute Family BHLH Transcription Factor 3) is a Protein Coding gene. GO annotations related to this gene include protein dimerization activity. An important paralog of this gene is ASCL5.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for ASCL3 Gene
Transcriptional repressor. Inhibits myogenesis (By similarity).