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Symbol Report: TWIST1

Approved symbol
TWIST1
Approved name
twist family bHLH transcription factor 1
HGNC ID
HGNC:12428
Previous symbols & names
"acrocephalosyndactyly 3", ACS3, "blepharophimosis, epicanthus inversus and ptosis 3", BPES3, "craniosynostosis", CRS, TWIST, "twist basic helix-loop-helix transcription factor 1", "twist homolog 1 (Drosophila)"
Synonyms
bHLHa38, BPES2, CRS1, H-twist, "Saethre-Chotzen syndrome", SCS
Locus type
gene with protein product
Chromosomal location
7p21
Gene family
Basic helix-loop-helix proteins
HCOP
Orthology Predictions for TWIST1