Gene Symbol: SOX8
Description: SRY-box 8
Alias: transcription factor SOX-8, SOX8 transcription factor, SRY (sex determining region Y)-box 8
Species: chicken

Top Publications

  1. Cheng Y, Lee C, Badge R, Orme A, Scotting P. Sox8 gene expression identifies immature glial cells in developing cerebellum and cerebellar tumours. Brain Res Mol Brain Res. 2001;92:193-200 pubmed
    b>Sox8 is a member of the E subgroup of Sox genes, the other members of which are Sox9 and Sox10, both of which are implicated in specific human disorders...
  2. Bell K, Western P, Sinclair A. SOX8 expression during chick embryogenesis. Mech Dev. 2000;94:257-60 pubmed
    We have isolated the SOX8 gene from the chicken embryo. This gene shows a high degree of sequence homology to SOX9 and SOX10...
  3. Montero J, Giron B, Arrechedera H, Cheng Y, Scotting P, Chimal Monroy J, et al. Expression of Sox8, Sox9 and Sox10 in the developing valves and autonomic nerves of the embryonic heart. Mech Dev. 2002;118:199-202 pubmed
    We describe the expression pattern of Sox8, Sox9 and Sox10 during the development of the chick embryo heart. These Sox genes constitute the group E of the large Sox family of transcription factors...
  4. Takada S, Mano H, Koopman P. Regulation of Amh during sex determination in chickens: Sox gene expression in male and female gonads. Cell Mol Life Sci. 2005;62:2140-6 pubmed
    ..Here, we examined expression of the related gene Sox8 in chicken embryonic gonads during the sex-determining period...