homeotic gene

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one the genes that are involved in embryologic development

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6] Nonstandard abbreviations: CTC, circulating tumor cells; SNP, single-nucleotide polymorphism; CNA, copy number aberration; CNG, copy number gains; CNL, copy number losses; LOH, loss of heterozygosity; AJCC, American Joint Committee on Cancer; PBMC, peripheral blood mononuclear cells; mAb, monoclonal antibody; GLP, good laboratory practice; RT-qPCR, reverse transcriptionquantitative PCR; TRP-2, tyrosine-related protein 2; MART-1, melanoma antigen recognized by T cells 1; MAGE-A3, melanoma antigen gene-A3 family; PAX-3, paired box homeotic gene transcription factor 3; WGA, whole-genome amplification; DFS, disease-free survival.
But it is surely rather literal of Mother Nature to lay these homeotic genes out in the order of their use.
The homeotic gene APETALA3 of Arabidopsis thaliana encodes a MADS box and is expressed in petals and stamens.
We have developed a qRT assay for 4 specific predictive markers for study of primary and metastatic melanoma (11,19): melanoma antigen recognized by T cells-1 (MART-1), [beta]1 [right arrow] 4-N-acetylgalactosaminyl-transferase (GalNAc-T), paired box homeotic gene transcription factor 3 (PAX-3), and melanoma antigen gene-A3 family (MAGE-A3) (11).
The search for flower homeotic gene homologs in basal angiosperms and gnetales: A potential new source of data on the evolutionary origin of flowers.
EGF secretion has been linked to HOX genes transcriptional mechanisms implying that homeotic genes have a permissive role in controlling EGF gene expression (6).