Gene Symbol: six4a
Description: SIX homeobox 4a
Alias: fk50f02, six4.2, six4b, wu:fk50f02, homeobox protein SIX4, sine oculis homeobox homolog 4.2, sine oculis homeobox homolog 4a, sine oculis homeobox homolog 4b
Species: zebrafish
Products:     six4a

Top Publications

  1. Kobayashi M, Osanai H, Kawakami K, Yamamoto M. Expression of three zebrafish Six4 genes in the cranial sensory placodes and the developing somites. Mech Dev. 2000;98:151-5 pubmed
    ..six4.2 is expressed in the presomitic mesoderm, somites and pectoral fin bud. six4.3 appears to be a unique member of the Six4 proteins and is expressed ubiquitously at gastrulation and later in the tectum. ..
  2. Van Hellemont R, Blomme T, Van de Peer Y, Marchal K. Divergence of regulatory sequences in duplicated fish genes. Genome Dyn. 2007;3:81-100 pubmed publisher
    ..In this study we used in silico motif detection to show how alterations in the composition of regulatory motifs between paralogous genes in zebrafish and Tetraodon might reflect the functional divergence of duplicates. ..

Scientific Experts