Aliases for TOX Gene
External Ids for TOX Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for TOX Gene
The protein encoded by this gene contains a HMG box DNA binding domain. HMG boxes are found in many eukaryotic proteins involved in chromatin assembly, transcription and replication. This protein may function to regulate T-cell development.[provided by RefSeq, Apr 2009]
GeneCards Summary for TOX Gene
TOX (Thymocyte Selection Associated High Mobility Group Box) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with TOX include cutaneous diphtheria and astigmatism. GO annotations related to this gene include chromatin binding. An important paralog of this gene is TOX4.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for TOX Gene
May play a role in regulating T-cell development.