Aliases for FOXS1 Gene
External Ids for FOXS1 Gene
Previous Symbols for FOXS1 Gene
The forkhead family of transcription factors belongs to the winged helix class of DNA-binding proteins. The protein encoded by this intronless gene contains a forkhead domain and is found predominantly in aorta and kidney. The function of the encoded protein is unknown. [provided by RefSeq, Jul 2008]
GeneCards Summary for FOXS1 Gene
FOXS1 (Forkhead Box S1) is a Protein Coding gene. GO annotations related to this gene include sequence-specific DNA binding transcription factor activity and transcription factor binding. An important paralog of this gene is FOXE3.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for FOXS1 Gene
Transcriptional repressor that suppresses transcription from the FASLG, FOXO3 and FOXO4 promoters. May have a role in the organization of the testicular vasculature (By similarity).