paired box domain
Conserved domain of 128 amino acids, found in several developmentally-regulated proteins in Drosophila (eg. paired, gooseberry, Pox), mouse and human (eg. Pax, HuP1, HuP48).

Dictionary of molecular biology. 2004.

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  • PAX4 — Paired box 4 Identifiers Symbols PAX4; KPD; MGC129960; MODY9 External IDs OMIM:& …   Wikipedia

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  • PAX6 — Paired box 6 PDB rendering based on 2cue …   Wikipedia

  • PAX7 — Paired box 7 Identifiers Symbols PAX7; FLJ37460; HUP1; PAX7B; RMS2 External IDs OMIM …   Wikipedia

  • PAX3 — Paired box 3 Identifiers Symbols PAX3; CDHS; HUP2; MGC120381; MGC120382; MGC120383; MGC120384; MGC134778; WS1; WS3 External IDs …   Wikipedia

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