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Summary Expression Phenotypes Gene Literature (136) GO Terms (11) Nucleotides (159) Proteins (54) Interactants (829) Wiki
XB-GENEPAGE-486295
Gene Symbol :
fst

Gene Name :
follistatin

Synonyms:
xfs , follistatin , foll ( Add synonyms , Nomenclature history )

Gene Function:
activin and bmp7 antagonist, also antagonizes bmp2/4 but less effectively

Protein Function :
Binds directly to activin and functions as an activin antagonist which plays a role in neural induction. The short isoform is a more potent inhibitor of activin than the long isoform. Specific inhibito...[+]


Interactants:
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Diseases: 


Disease Ontology:
polycystic ovary syndrome

OMIM:
POLYCYSTIC OVARY SYNDROME 1; PCOS1

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