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POU domain, class 2, transcription factor 3

PDB rendering based on 1pou.
Available structures
Symbols POU2F3; Epoc-1; FLJ40063; MGC126698; OCT11; PLA-1; Skn-1a
External IDs OMIM607394 MGI102565 HomoloGene7898 GeneCards: POU2F3 Gene
RNA expression pattern
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More reference expression data
Species Human Mouse
Entrez 25833 18988
Ensembl ENSG00000137709 ENSMUSG00000032015
UniProt Q9UKI9 P70260
RefSeq (mRNA) NM_014352 NM_011139
RefSeq (protein) NP_055167 NP_035269
Location (UCSC) Chr 11:
119.62 - 119.7 Mb
Chr 9:
42.88 - 42.96 Mb
PubMed search [1] [2]

POU domain, class 2, transcription factor 3 is a protein that in humans is encoded by the POU2F3 gene.[1][2]


  1. ^ Hildesheim J, Foster RA, Chamberlin ME, Vogel JC (Oct 1999). "Characterization of the regulatory domains of the human skn-1a/Epoc-1/Oct-11 POU transcription factor". J Biol Chem 274 (37): 26399-406. PMID 10473598.  
  2. ^ "Entrez Gene: POU2F3 POU domain, class 2, transcription factor 3".  

Further reading

  • Goldsborough AS, Healy LE, Copeland NG, et al. (1993). "Cloning, chromosomal localization and expression pattern of the POU domain gene Oct-11.". Nucleic Acids Res. 21 (1): 127–34. doi:10.1093/nar/21.1.127. PMID 8441607.  
  • Sugihara TM, Kudryavtseva EI, Kumar V, et al. (2001). "The POU domain factor Skin-1a represses the keratin 14 promoter independent of DNA binding. A possible role for interactions between Skn-1a and CREB-binding protein/p300.". J. Biol. Chem. 276 (35): 33036–44. doi:10.1074/jbc.M103000200. PMID 11429405.  
  • Strausberg RL, Feingold EA, Grouse LH, et al. (2003). "Generation and initial analysis of more than 15,000 full-length human and mouse cDNA sequences.". Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 99 (26): 16899–903. doi:10.1073/pnas.242603899. PMID 12477932.  
  • Cabral A, Fischer DF, Vermeij WP, Backendorf C (2003). "Distinct functional interactions of human Skn-1 isoforms with Ese-1 during keratinocyte terminal differentiation.". J. Biol. Chem. 278 (20): 17792–9. doi:10.1074/jbc.M300508200. PMID 12624109.  
  • Ota T, Suzuki Y, Nishikawa T, et al. (2004). "Complete sequencing and characterization of 21,243 full-length human cDNAs.". Nat. Genet. 36 (1): 40–5. doi:10.1038/ng1285. PMID 14702039.  
  • Enomoto Y, Enomoto K, Kitamura T, Kanda T (2004). "Keratinocyte-specific POU transcription factor hSkn-1a represses the growth of cervical cancer cell lines.". Oncogene 23 (29): 5014–22. doi:10.1038/sj.onc.1207653. PMID 15077167.  
  • Jiménez-Mateo O, Rodríguez-Torres A, Avila S, Castrillo JL (2006). "The transcription factor PLA-1/SKN-1A is expressed in human placenta and regulates the placental lactogen-3 gene expression.". Placenta 27 (4-5): 357–66. doi:10.1016/j.placenta.2005.03.011. PMID 16005513.  
  • Zhang Z, Huettner PC, Nguyen L, et al. (2006). "Aberrant promoter methylation and silencing of the POU2F3 gene in cervical cancer.". Oncogene 25 (39): 5436–45. doi:10.1038/sj.onc.1209530. PMID 16607278.  
  • Beck IM, Müller M, Mentlein R, et al. (2007). "Matrix metalloproteinase-19 expression in keratinocytes is repressed by transcription factors Tst-1 and Skn-1a: implications for keratinocyte differentiation.". J. Invest. Dermatol. 127 (5): 1107–14. doi:10.1038/sj.jid.5700674. PMID 17195013.  


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