Aliases for HMX3 Gene
External Ids for HMX3 Gene
GeneCards Summary for HMX3 Gene
HMX3 (H6 Family Homeobox 3) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with HMX3 include semicircular canal dehiscence syndrome and stickler syndrome. GO annotations related to this gene include sequence-specific DNA binding transcription factor activity and sequence-specific DNA binding. An important paralog of this gene is NKX2-5.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for HMX3 Gene
Transcription factor involved in specification of neuronal cell types and which is required for inner ear and hypothalamus development. Binds to the 5-CAAGTG-3 core sequence. Controls semicircular canal formation in the inner ear. Also required for hypothalamic/pituitary axis of the CNS (By similarity).