Aliases for MESP1 Gene
External Ids for MESP1 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for MESP1 Gene
GeneCards Summary for MESP1 Gene
MESP1 (Mesoderm Posterior BHLH Transcription Factor 1) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with MESP1 include Heart Septal Defect. Among its related pathways are Cardiac Progenitor Differentiation. GO annotations related to this gene include transcription factor activity, sequence-specific DNA binding and protein dimerization activity. An important paralog of this gene is MESP2.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for MESP1 Gene
Transcription factor. Plays a role in the epithelialization of somitic mesoderm and in the development of cardiac mesoderm. Defines the rostrocaudal patterning of the somites by participating in distinct Notch pathways (By similarity).