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Summary Expression Gene Literature (132) GO Terms (14) Nucleotides (206) Proteins (48) Interactants (1208) Wiki
Gene Symbol:

Gene Name:
VENT homeobox 1, gene 2

vent-1 , Xvent-1 , vent1 , Xvent1 ( Add synonyms , Nomenclature history )

Gene Function:
homeodomain transcription factor

Protein Function :
Transcriptional repressor. Cooperates with vent2 in a ventral signaling pathway downstream of bmp4, which antagonizes the Spemann organizer and dorsal mesoderm formation, and leads to ventral mesoderm ...[+]

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Xenbase Gene ID XB-GENE-920868 XB-GENE-17338051 XB-GENE-920881
Gene Symbol ventx1.2 ventx1.2.L ventx1.2.S
Chromosome Chr7 chr7L chr7S
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 394455
mRNA RefSeq NCBI Nucleotide NCBI Nucleotide
Protein RefSeq Swiss-Prot  More.. NCBI Protein TrEMBL 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:
Data Mining X. tropicalis X. laevis.L X. laevis.S
XenMine ventx1.2 ventx1.2.L ventx1.2.S
Knowledgebases Entrez Gene Genetic Phenotypes Gene Expression
Protein Atlas
fruit fly
First Antagonizing the Spemann organizer: role of the homeobox gene Xvent-1., EMBO J 1995  
Most Recent Combinatorial transcription factor activities on open chromatin induce embryonic heterogeneity in vertebrates., EMBO J 2021                          
All View All Papers 39 paper(s) referencing morpholinos 1 paper(s) referencing OMIMs 4 paper(s) referencing Disease Ontology
Functional Ontologies X. tropicalis X. laevis.L X. laevis.S
GO 12 terms 5 terms 10 terms
PANTHER ventx1.2
KEGG Pathways
KOG [R] Transcription factor BarH and related HOX domain proteins
Reagents X. tropicalis X. laevis.L X. laevis.S
CRISPRscan Tracks ventx1.2
Morpholinos ventx1.1 MO3 , ventx1.1 MO1 , ventx1.1 MO2 ventx1.1 MO3 , ventx1.1 MO1 , ventx1.1 MO2 ventx1.1 MO3 , ventx1.1 MO1 , ventx1.1 MO2
Clones EXRC Horizon Source BioScience Horizon Horizon Source BioScience
Plasmids Addgene Addgene

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