NK6 homeobox 2
Symbols NKX6-2; GTX; MGC126684; NKX6.2; NKX6B
External IDs OMIM605955 MGI1352738 HomoloGene18580 GeneCards: NKX6-2 Gene
Species Human Mouse
Entrez 84504 14912
Ensembl ENSG00000148826 ENSMUSG00000041309
UniProt Q9C056 Q8CF07
RefSeq (mRNA) NM_177400 NR_027857
RefSeq (protein) NP_796374 NP_899071.2
Location (UCSC) Chr 10:
134.6 – 134.6 Mb
Chr 7:
146.77 – 146.77 Mb
PubMed search [1] [2]

Homeobox protein Nkx-6.2 is a protein that in humans is encoded by the NKX6-2 gene.[1][2]


  1. ^ Lee SH, Davison JA, Vidal SM, Belouchi A (February 2001). "Cloning, expression and chromosomal location of NKX6B TO 10Q26, a region frequently deleted in brain tumors". Mamm. Genome 12 (2): 157–62. doi:10.1007/s003350010247. PMID 11210186. 
  2. ^ "Entrez Gene: NK6 homeobox 2". http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/sites/entrez?Db=gene&Cmd=ShowDetailView&TermToSearch=84504. 

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