Gene Symbol: pax-2
Description: PAX (Paired box) transcription factor
Alias: PAX (Paired box) transcription factor
Species: Caenorhabditis elegans

Top Publications

  1. Park D, Jia H, Rajakumar V, Chamberlin H. Pax2/5/8 proteins promote cell survival in C. elegans. Development. 2006;133:4193-202 pubmed
    ..elegans bcl-2 gene. These results identify a mechanism for Pax2/5/8-mediated regulation of cell death, and underscore the importance of transcriptional regulation of core apoptotic pathway genes in influencing cell survival. ..
  2. Fernandes J, Sternberg P. The tailless ortholog nhr-67 regulates patterning of gene expression and morphogenesis in the C. elegans vulva. PLoS Genet. 2007;3:e69 pubmed
    ..We postulate that the differential levels and combinatorial patterns of lin-11, cog-1, and nhr-67 expression are a part of a regulatory code for the mature vulval cell types...