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Gene: Foxl2 (forkhead box L2) Mus musculus
Symbol: Foxl2
Name: forkhead box L2
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits DNA binding; DNA-binding transcription activator activity, RNA polymerase II-specific; DNA-binding transcription factor activity; INVOLVED IN embryonic eye morphogenesis; female gonad development; female somatic sex determination; ASSOCIATED WITH abnormal eye morphology; abnormal ovarian follicle morphology; abnormal ovary morphology; ASSOCIATED WITH Blepharophimosis Syndrome Type 1 (ortholog); Blepharophimosis Syndrome Type 2 (ortholog); blepharophimosis, ptosis, and epicanthus inversus syndrome (ortholog); FOUND IN nucleus; intercellular bridge (ortholog); nucleoplasm (ortholog); INTERACTS WITH 2,2',4,4',5,5'-hexachlorobiphenyl; 2,2',5,5'-tetrachlorobiphenyl; 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzodioxine
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: VALIDATED
Also known as: AU045128; BPES; expressed sequence AU045128; forkhead box protein L2; P-Frk; Pfrk; PINTO; pituitary forkhead factor; putative transcription factor foxl2
Homo sapiens (human) : FOXL2 (forkhead box L2)  HGNC  Alliance
Rattus norvegicus (Norway rat) : Foxl2 (forkhead box L2)  Alliance
Chinchilla lanigera (long-tailed chinchilla) : Foxl2 (forkhead box L2)
Pan paniscus (bonobo/pygmy chimpanzee) : FOXL2 (forkhead box L2)
Canis lupus familiaris (dog) : FOXL2 (forkhead box L2)
Ictidomys tridecemlineatus (thirteen-lined ground squirrel) : Foxl2 (forkhead box L2)
Sus scrofa (pig) : FOXL2 (forkhead box L2)
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Latest Assembly: GRCm38 - Mouse Genome Assembly GRCm38
Mouse AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
GRCm38998,955,607 - 98,958,126 (+)NCBIGRCm38GRCm38mm10GRCm38
MGSCv37998,856,026 - 98,858,545 (+)NCBIGRCm37mm9NCBIm37
MGSCv36998,765,013 - 98,766,140 (+)NCBImm8
Celera998,493,332 - 98,496,090 (+)NCBICelera
Cytogenetic Map9 E3.3NCBI
JBrowse: View Region in Genome Browser (JBrowse)

Disease Annotations
Gene-Chemical Interaction Annotations
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Phenotype Annotations
References - curated
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Comparative Map Data
Position Markers
QTLs in Region (GRCm38)
miRNA Target Status


Nucleotide Sequences
Protein Sequences

Additional Information

External Database Links
Nomenclature History
More on Foxl2
Alliance Gene
Ensembl Gene
JBrowse: mm9 mm10
MGI Report
NCBI Genome Data Viewer

RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 1320714
Created: 2005-01-12
Species: Mus musculus
Last Modified: 2019-09-24
Status: ACTIVE


RGD is funded by grant HL64541 from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute on behalf of the NIH.