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Mesh term SOX Transcription Factors

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DNA-Binding Proteins
High Mobility Group Proteins
Transcription Factors


A large family of structurally-related transcription factors that were originally discovered based upon their close sequence homology to an HMG-box domain found in SEX-DETERMINING REGION Y PROTEIN. Many SOX transcription factors play important roles in regulating CELL DIFFERENTIATION. The numerous members of this family are organized in several subgroups according to structural identities found within the proteins.

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SOXB1 Transcription Factors
SOXB2 Transcription Factors
SOXC Transcription Factors
SOXD Transcription Factors
SOXE Transcription Factors
SOXF Transcription Factors
Sex-Determining Region Y Protein

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