Forkhead Box Protein L2

Known as: FOXL2, Forkhead Transcription Factor FOXL2 
Forkhead box protein L2 (376 aa, ~39 kDa) is encoded by the human FOXL2 gene. This protein plays a role in both the development and functioning of… (More)
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2009
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2009
In mammals, the transcription factor SRY, encoded by the Y chromosome, is normally responsible for triggering the indifferent… (More)
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2008
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2008
A major transition during development of the gonad is commitment from an undifferentiated "bi-potential" state to ovary or testis… (More)
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2007
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2007
Increasing evidence suggests the crucial role of estrogen in ovarian differentiation of nonmammalian vertebrates including fish… (More)
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2007
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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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2006
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2006
Previous studies have equated FOXL2 as a crucial actor in the ovarian differentiation process in different vertebrate species… (More)
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2005
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2005
Genetic control of female sex differentiation from a bipotential gonad in mammals is poorly understood. We find that mouse XX… (More)
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2004
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2004
FOXL2 is a forkhead transcription factor involved in ovarian development and function. Here, we have studied the evolution and… (More)
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2003
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2003
Blepharophimosis syndrome (BPES), an autosomal dominant syndrome in which an eyelid malformation is associated (type I) or not… (More)
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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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2001
Highly Cited
2001
In type I blepharophimosis/ptosis/epicanthus inversus syndrome (BPES), eyelid abnormalities are associated with ovarian failure… (More)
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