Aliases for FOXF1 Gene
External Ids for FOXF1 Gene
Previous HGNC Symbols for FOXF1 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for FOXF1 Gene
This gene belongs to the forkhead family of transcription factors which is characterized by a distinct forkhead domain. The specific function of this gene has not yet been determined; however, it may play a role in the regulation of pulmonary genes as well as embryonic development. [provided by RefSeq, Jul 2008]
GeneCards Summary for FOXF1 Gene
FOXF1 (Forkhead Box F1) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with FOXF1 include Alveolar Capillary Dysplasia With Misalignment Of Pulmonary Veins and Persistent Fetal Circulation Syndrome. Among its related pathways are FOXA2 and FOXA3 transcription factor networks and Embryonic and Induced Pluripotent Stem Cell Differentiation Pathways and Lineage-specific Markers. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include DNA-binding transcription factor activity and transcription regulatory region DNA binding. An important paralog of this gene is FOXC1.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Summary for FOXF1 Gene
Probable transcription activator for a number of lung-specific genes.