homeodomain

Dictionary of molecular biology. 2004.

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  • homeodomain — noun A folded protein domain that binds to DNA and has a function in transcription …   Wiktionary

  • homeodomain — SYN: homeobox. * * * ho·meo·do·main dō .mān n a domain in a protein that is encoded for by a homeobox, that consists of about 60 amino acid residues which are usu. similar from one such domain to another, and that recognizes and binds to specific …   Medical dictionary

  • homeodomain — ho·meo·do·main …   English syllables

  • homeodomain — See: homeobox …   Glossary of Biotechnology

  • homeodomain — ˈhōmēōdōˌmān noun Etymology: home (herein) + domain : a domain in a protein that is encoded for by a homeobox, that consists of about 60 amino acid residues which are usually similar from one such domain to another, and that recognizes and binds… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Homeodomain fold — The homeodomain fold is a protein structural domain that binds DNA or RNA and is thus commonly found in transcription factors. The fold consists of a 60 amino acid helix turn helix structure in which three alpha helices are connected by short… …   Wikipedia

  • NKX-homeodomain factor — NKX homeodomain factors are a family of homeodomain transcription factors that are critical regulators of organ development.[1] Human genes that encode NKX homeodomain factors include: NKX1 1, NKX1 2 NKX2 1, NKX2 2, NKX2 4, NKX2 8 NKX3 1, NKX3 2… …   Wikipedia

  • HIPK2 — Homeodomain interacting protein kinase 2, also known as HIPK2, is a human gene. PBB Summary section title = summary text = HIPK2 is a conserved serine/threonine nuclear kinase that interacts with homeodomain transcription factors. [supplied by… …   Wikipedia

  • HIPK1 — Homeodomain interacting protein kinase 1, also known as HIPK1, is a human gene.cite web | title = Entrez Gene: HIPK1 homeodomain interacting protein kinase 1| url = http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/sites/entrez?Db=gene Cmd=ShowDetailView… …   Wikipedia

  • HOPX — Homeodomain only protein, also known as HOP, is a human gene.cite web | title = Entrez Gene: HOP homeodomain only protein| url = http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/sites/entrez?Db=gene Cmd=ShowDetailView TermToSearch=84525| accessdate = ] PBB Summary… …   Wikipedia

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