Aliases for IRX2 Gene
External Ids for IRX2 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for IRX2 Gene
IRX2 is a member of the Iroquois homeobox gene family. Members of this family appear to play multiple roles during pattern formation of vertebrate embryos.[supplied by OMIM, Apr 2004]
GeneCards Summary for IRX2 Gene
IRX2 (Iroquois Homeobox 2) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with IRX2 include soft tissue sarcoma. 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 IRX3.