Aliases for NKX2-3 Gene
External Ids for NKX2-3 Gene
Previous Symbols for NKX2-3 Gene
This gene encodes a homeodomain-containing transcription factor. The encoded protein is a member of the NKX family of homeodomain transcription factors. Studies of similar proteins in mouse and rat have indicated a potential role in cellular differentiation.[provided by RefSeq, Mar 2010]
GeneCards Summary for NKX2-3 Gene
NKX2-3 (NK2 Homeobox 3) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with NKX2-3 include ulcerative colitis and dental caries. 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 NKX2-3 Gene