FOXL2 gene

Known as: PITUITARY FORKHEAD FACTOR, MOUSE, HOMOLOG OF, BPES1, FOXL2 
This gene plays a role in ovarian function.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND Granulosa-cell tumors (GCTs) are the most common type of malignant ovarian sex cord-stromal tumor (SCST). The… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
Follistatin is a transcriptional target and a modulator of activin action. Through an autocrine/paracrine loop, activin controls… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
Increasing evidence suggests the crucial role of estrogen in ovarian differentiation of nonmammalian vertebrates including fish… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
The discovery that the SRY gene induces male sex in humans and other mammals led to speculation about a possible equivalent for… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Previous studies have equated FOXL2 as a crucial actor in the ovarian differentiation process in different vertebrate species… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
P450-aromatase is the terminal estrogen-synthesizing enzyme and a key gene in avian sex determination. Aromatase is expressed… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Blepharophimosis syndrome (BPES), an autosomal dominant syndrome in which an eyelid malformation is associated (type I) or not… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
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2003
Blepharophimosis ptosis epicanthus inversus syndrome (BPES) is a human disorder caused by mutations in the forkhead transcription… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Premature ovarian failure (POF) affects approximately 1% of women and is known to be caused by sex chromosome abnormalities… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Mutations in FOXL2, a forkhead transcription factor gene, have recently been shown to cause blepharophimosis-ptosis-epicanthus… (More)
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