Aliases for SCX Gene
External Ids for SCX Gene
Previous HGNC Symbols for SCX Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for SCX Gene
GeneCards Summary for SCX Gene
SCX (Scleraxis BHLH Transcription Factor) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with SCX include Retinitis Pigmentosa 18 and Acrocallosal Syndrome. GO annotations related to this gene include sequence-specific DNA binding and protein dimerization activity. An important paralog of this gene is TCF15.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for SCX Gene
Plays an early essential role in mesoderm formation, as well as a later role in formation of somite-derived chondrogenic lineages.