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Gastrulation brain homeobox 2
Symbols GBX2;
External IDs OMIM601135 MGI95668 HomoloGene1138 GeneCards: GBX2 Gene
RNA expression pattern
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More reference expression data
Species Human Mouse
Entrez 2637 14472
Ensembl ENSG00000168505 ENSMUSG00000034486
UniProt P52951 Q14A66
RefSeq (mRNA) NM_001485 NM_010262
RefSeq (protein) NP_001476 NP_034392
Location (UCSC) Chr 2:
236.74 - 236.74 Mb
Chr 1:
91.76 - 91.76 Mb
PubMed search [1] [2]

Homeobox protein GBX-2 is a protein that in humans is encoded by the GBX2 gene.[1][2][3]


  1. ^ Kowenz-Leutz E, Herr P, Niss K, Leutz A (Nov 1997). "The homeobox gene GBX2, a target of the myb oncogene, mediates autocrine growth and monocyte differentiation". Cell 91 (2): 185-95. PMID 9346236.  
  2. ^ Lin X, Swaroop A, Vaccarino FM, Murtha MT, Haas M, Ji X, Ruddle FH, Leckman JF (Mar 1997). "Characterization and sequence analysis of the human homeobox-containing gene GBX2". Genomics 31 (3): 335-42. doi:10.1006/geno.1996.0056. PMID 8838315.  
  3. ^ "Entrez Gene: GBX2 gastrulation brain homeobox 2".  

Further reading

  • Heimbucher T, Murko C, Bajoghli B, et al. (2007). "Gbx2 and Otx2 interact with the WD40 domain of Groucho/Tle corepressors.". Mol. Cell. Biol. 27 (1): 340–51. doi:10.1128/MCB.00811-06. PMID 17060451.  
  • Glinsky GV, Berezovska O, Glinskii AB (2005). "Microarray analysis identifies a death-from-cancer signature predicting therapy failure in patients with multiple types of cancer.". J. Clin. Invest. 115 (6): 1503–21. doi:10.1172/JCI23412. PMID 15931389.  
  • Hillier LW, Graves TA, Fulton RS, et al. (2005). "Generation and annotation of the DNA sequences of human chromosomes 2 and 4.". Nature 434 (7034): 724–31. doi:10.1038/nature03466. PMID 15815621.  
  • Gao AC, Lou W, Isaacs JT (2000). "Enhanced GBX2 expression stimulates growth of human prostate cancer cells via transcriptional up-regulation of the interleukin 6 gene.". Clin. Cancer Res. 6 (2): 493–7. PMID 10690529.  
  • Gao AC, Lou W, Isaacs JT (1998). "Down-regulation of homeobox gene GBX2 expression inhibits human prostate cancer clonogenic ability and tumorigenicity.". Cancer Res. 58 (7): 1391–4. PMID 9537237.  
  • Matsui T, Hirai M, Hirano M, Kurosawa Y (1994). "The HOX complex neighbored by the EVX gene, as well as two other homeobox-containing genes, the GBX-class and the EN-class, are located on the same chromosomes 2 and 7 in humans.". FEBS Lett. 336 (1): 107–10. PMID 7903253.  


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