Aliases for EMX1 Gene
External Ids for EMX1 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for EMX1 Gene
GeneCards Summary for EMX1 Gene
EMX1 (Empty Spiracles Homeobox 1) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with EMX1 include Amelogenesis Imperfecta, Type Iiia and Kallmann Syndrome. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include sequence-specific DNA binding. An important paralog of this gene is EMX2.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Summary for EMX1 Gene
Transcription factor, which in cooperation with EMX2, acts to generate the boundary between the roof and archipallium in the developing brain. May function in combinations with OTX1/2 to specify cell fates in the developing central nervous system.