Aliases for NKX6-3 Gene
External Ids for NKX6-3 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for NKX6-3 Gene
The NKX family of homeodomain proteins controls numerous developmental processes. Members of the NKX6 subfamily, including NKX6-3, are involved in development of the central nervous system (CNS), gastrointestinal tract, and pancreas (Alanentalo et al., 2006 [PubMed 16326147]).[supplied by OMIM, Mar 2008]
GeneCards Summary for NKX6-3 Gene
NKX6-3 (NK6 Homeobox 3) is a Protein Coding gene. GO annotations related to this gene include sequence-specific DNA binding transcription factor activity and transcription regulatory region sequence-specific DNA binding. An important paralog of this gene is NKX2-5.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for NKX6-3 Gene
Putative transcription factor, which may be involved in patterning of central nervous system and pancreas.