Aliases for NFIA Gene
External Ids for NFIA Gene
This gene encodes a member of the NF1 (nuclear factor 1) family of transcription factors. Multiple transcript variants encoding different isoforms have been found for this gene. [provided by RefSeq, Sep 2011]
GeneCards Summary for NFIA Gene
NFIA (Nuclear Factor I/A) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with NFIA include 1p31p32 microdeletion syndrome and agenesis of the corpus callosum. Among its related pathways are Gene Expression and FOXA1 transcription factor network. GO annotations related to this gene include sequence-specific DNA binding transcription factor activity and transcription factor binding. An important paralog of this gene is NFIX.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for NFIA Gene
Recognizes and binds the palindromic sequence 5-TTGGCNNNNNGCCAA-3 present in viral and cellular promoters and in the origin of replication of adenovirus type 2. These proteins are individually capable of activating transcription and replication