Probable transcription factor involved in the development of the midbrain/hindbrain boundary (MHB) organizer and specification of neuronal cell fates. Required for establishment of eng2 and eng3 gene expression in the midbrain and MHB primordium during late gastrulation.
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Protein Aliases: No isthmus protein; noi; paired box gene 2.1; paired box gene 2a; paired box homeotic gene 2a; Paired box protein Pax-2a; pax21; pax2a; Pax[Zf-b]; paxzf-b
Gene Aliases: cb378; noi; Pax-2; pax-b; pax2.1; pax2a; pax2a1; pax[zf-b]; paxb; PAXZF-B
UniProt ID: (Zebrafish) Q90268
Entrez Gene ID: (Zebrafish) 30425