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Summary Expression Gene Literature (828) GO Terms (31) Nucleotides (319) Proteins (53) Interactants (1425) Wiki
Gene Symbol:

Gene Name:
SRY-box 17 alpha

xSox17alpha1 , xSox17alpha2 , tSox17alpha , Xsox17-alpha , Sox17alpha , sox17-alpha , xsox17a , xsox17 , Xsox17alpha , sox17 alpha ( Add synonyms , Nomenclature history )

Gene Function:
HMG-box transcription factor

Protein Function :
Transcription activator. Binds to the DNA sequence 5'-AACAAT-3'. All of the sox17 proteins are required for embryonic endoderm development and gastrulation movements, and show some redundancy in functi...[+]

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Disease Ontology:
vesicoureteral reflux


External Links:
Xenbase Gene ID XB-GENE-484295 XB-GENE-865067 XB-GENE-6255435
Gene Symbol sox17a sox17a.L sox17a.S
Chromosome Chr6 chr6L chr6S
Molecules X. tropicalis X. laevis.L X. laevis.S
Genomic Sequence Version 10.0 Version 9.1 Version 9.1
CDS Gene model Gene model Gene model
Entrez Gene 395066
mRNA RefSeq NCBI Nucleotide NCBI Nucleotide
Protein RefSeq Swiss-Prot  More.. RefSeq Swiss-Prot  More.. RefSeq Swiss-Prot  More..
X. tropicalis X. laevis.L X. laevis.S
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Genomic Synteny Genomicus PANTHER
Expression                  Development Stages    Embryonic TissuesAdult Tissues
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Xenbase Expression Details In situ images Single cell data at SPRING Ensembl In situ: Single cell: RNA-Seq:
Proteomics X. tropicalis X. laevis.L X. laevis.S
Embryonic Protein Expression Stage profile:
Data Mining X. tropicalis X. laevis.L X. laevis.S
XenMine sox17a sox17a.L sox17a.S
Knowledgebases Entrez Gene Genetic Phenotypes Gene Expression
OMIM:Gene, GeneCards SOX17 OMIM Ensembl, Allen Brain Atlas, Protein Atlas
MGI, AGR Sox17 MGI, IMPC Ensembl, Allen Brain Atlas, Eurexpress, MGI
ZFIN, AGR sox17 ZFIN Ensembl
GEISHA SOX17 Ensembl
fruit fly
First Xsox17alpha and -beta mediate endoderm formation in Xenopus., Cell 1997    
Most Recent Hes5.9 Coordinate FGF and Notch Signaling to Modulate Gastrulation via Regulating Cell Fate Specification and Cell Migration in Xenopus tropicalis., Genes (Basel) 2020                    
All View All Papers 41 paper(s) referencing morpholinos 3 paper(s) referencing OMIMs 7 paper(s) referencing Disease Ontology
Functional Ontologies X. tropicalis X. laevis.L X. laevis.S
GO 25 terms 13 terms 10 terms
PANTHER sox17a
KEGG Pathways K04495 K04495 K04495
KOG [K] HMG-box transcription factor
Reagents X. tropicalis X. laevis.L X. laevis.S
CRISPRscan Tracks sox17a
Antibodies Sox17a Ab1 , Sox17a/b Ab2 Sox17a Ab1 , Sox17a/b Ab2 Sox17a/b Ab2 , Sox17a Ab1
Morpholinos sox17a MO1 , sox17a MO2 , sox17a MO3 , sox17a MO4 , sox17a MO5 sox17a MO1 , sox17a MO2 , sox17a MO3 , sox17a MO4 , sox17a MO5 sox17a MO1 , sox17a MO2 , sox17a MO3 , sox17a MO4 , sox17a MO5
ORFs sox17a ORF1 sox17a.L ORF1 sox17a.S ORF1
Clones Horizon Source BioScience Horizon Source BioScience Horizon Source BioScience
Plasmids Addgene Addgene

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