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Classification and nomenclature of all human homeobox genes.

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BACKGROUND: The homeobox genes are a large and diverse group of genes, many of which play important roles in the embryonic development of animals. Increasingly, homeobox genes are being compared between genomes in an attempt to understand the evolution of animal development. Despite their importance, the full diversity of human homeobox genes has not previously been described. RESULTS: We have identified all homeobox genes and pseudogenes in the euchromatic regions of the human genome, findi...

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10.1186/1741-7007-5-47

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Holland, PW More by this author
Bruford, EA More by this author
Journal:
BMC biology
Volume:
5
Issue:
1
Pages:
47
Publication date:
2007
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EISSN:
1741-7007
ISSN:
1741-7007
URN:
uuid:09fad839-2ecc-47e3-9a6e-9c02e31fa2cc
Source identifiers:
204380
Local pid:
pubs:204380

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