Subcategory (RNA class) for FTX Gene
Quality Score for this RNA gene is
Aliases for FTX Gene
Previous HGNC Symbols for FTX Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for FTX Gene
This gene is located upstream of XIST, within the X-inactivation center (XIC). It produces a spliced long non-coding RNA that is thought to positively regulate the expression of XIST, which is essential for the initiation and spread of X-inactivation. [provided by RefSeq, May 2015]
GeneCards Summary for FTX Gene
FTX (FTX Transcript, XIST Regulator (Non-Protein Coding)) is an RNA Gene, and is affiliated with the non-coding RNA class.