MAFA gene

Known as: V-MAF AVIAN MUSCULOAPONEUROTIC FIBROSARCOMA ONCOGENE HOMOLOG A, hMafA, MAFA 
This gene plays a role in the regulation of insulin gene expression.
National Institutes of Health

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1994-2017
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2013
2013
High-frequency alleles and/or co-occurring human leukocyte antigen alleles across loci appear to be more important than… (More)
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2007
2007
Transcription factors, such as PDX-1, that normally mediate pancreatic development are capable of inducing hepatic progenitor… (More)
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2003
2003
Pancreatic duodenal homeobox factor-1, PDX-1, is required for pancreas development, islet cell differentiation, and the… (More)
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2002
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2002
Of the three critical enhancer elements that mediate beta-cell-specific and glucose-responsive expression of the insulin gene… (More)
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2001
2001
Transcription factors binding the insulin enhancer region, RIPE3b, mediate beta-cell type-specific and glucose-responsive… (More)
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2001
2001
The RIPE3b1 DNA binding factor plays a critical role in pancreatic islet beta cell-specific and glucose-regulated transcription… (More)
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2000
2000
Glucose-stimulated and pancreatic islet beta cell-specific expression of the insulin gene is mediated in part by the C1 DNA… (More)
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1996
1996
We have shown previously that chronic exposure of HIT-T15 cells to supraphysiologic glucose concentrations causes decreased… (More)
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1995
1995
The most important regulator of insulin expression in islet beta-cells is glucose, which stimulates insulin gene transcription… (More)
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1994
1994
The insulin gene is expressed exclusively in pancreatic islet beta cells. The principal regulator of insulin gene transcription… (More)
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