Aliases for BSX Gene
External Ids for BSX Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for BSX Gene
GeneCards Summary for BSX Gene
BSX (Brain Specific Homeobox) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with BSX include Jacobsen Syndrome and Autoimmune Glomerulonephritis. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include DNA-binding transcription factor activity and sequence-specific DNA binding. An important paralog of this gene is NANOGP8.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Summary for BSX Gene
DNA binding protein that function as transcriptional activator. Is essential for normal postnatal growth and nursing. Is an essential factor for neuronal neuropeptide Y and agouti-related peptide function and locomotory behavior in the control of energy balance (By similarity).