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Gene Family: Paired boxes (PAX)

Paired box: Protein which contains a paired box domain, a conserved domain of about 120 amino acids, which is generally located in the N-terminal section of various proteins. [Source: UniProt]

Genes contained within the family: 9

Approved Symbol Approved Name Previous Symbols Synonyms Chromosome
PAX1 paired box 1 20p11.22
PAX2 paired box 2 10q24.31
PAX3 paired box 3 WS1 HUP2 2q36.1
PAX4 paired box 4 MODY9 7q32.1
PAX5 paired box 5 BSAP 9p13.2
PAX6 paired box 6 AN2 D11S812E, AN, WAGR 11p13
PAX7 paired box 7 Hup1 1p36.13
PAX8 paired box 8 2q14.1
PAX9 paired box 9 14q13.3

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