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Summary Expression Phenotypes Gene Literature (8) GO Terms (17) Nucleotides (78) Proteins (32) Interactants (274) Wiki
Gene Symbol :

Gene Name :
hes family bHLH transcription factor 2

XHes2 ( Add synonyms , Nomenclature history )

Gene Function:
helix-loop-helix transcription factor/transcriptional repressor

Protein Function :
Transcriptional repressor. Essential in the retina to govern glial versus neuronal differentiation. Promotes gliogenesis through the inhibition of neuronal differentiation by at least two distinct mech...[+]

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