homeotic


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homeotic

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homoeotic

adj
(Biology) biology showing, producing, or relating to homeosis. Also called: homoeothermous
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The putative SWI/SNF complex subunit BRAHMA activates flower homeotic genes in Arabidopsis thaliana.
Homeotic factor ATBF1 induces the cell cycle arrest associated with neuronal differentiation.
The homeotic genes, that determine these characters are highly conservative and belong to the HOXA and HOXD clusters.
These include heterochronic mutations that alter structures by changing growth rates, homeotic mutations that change the identities of whole body parts, and paedomorphosis, which converts juvenile stages directly to adult ones.
A mouse model for valproate teratogenicity: parental effects, homeotic transformations, and altered HOX expression.
Previously assessed CTC mRNA melanoma reverse transcription-quantitative PCR (RT-qPCR) biomarkers by our group (6,16-18) were used for verification of capture of melanoma cells, including tyrosine-related protein 2 (TRP-2), melanoma antigen recognized by T cells 1 (MART-1), melanoma antigen gene-A3 family (MAGE-A3), and paired box homeotic gene transcription factor 3 (PAX-3).
Homeotic transformation of crab walking leg into claw by auto transplantation of claw tissue.
The search for flower homeotic gene homologs in basal Angiosperms and Gnetales: A potential new source of data on the evolutionary origin of flowers.
Transcription, splicing, Transcription factor and replication TFIIH basal transcription factor complex P44 subunit RNA polymerase beta subunit Homeotic protein spalt-major Nascent polypeptide associated complex protein alpha subunit Similar to nuclear histone binding protein orf544 reverse transcriptase Reverse transcriptase al1 Reverse transcriptase homolog RNA-directed DNA polymerase RNA-directed DNA polymerase RNA-directed DNA polymerase (reverse transcriptase) RNA-directed DNA polymerase (reverse transcriptase) Retrotransposon protein Retrotransposon protein RNA-binding protein 8A rRNA intron-encoded homing endonuclease Ribonuclease R rRNA promoter binding protein ATP-dependent helicase rRNA intron-encoded homing endonuclease Metal-dependent RNase 3.
First identified in fruit fly Drosophila Melanogaster whose mutation causes body segment transformation known as homeotic transformation.
EGF secretion has been linked to HOX genes transcriptional mechanisms implying that homeotic genes have a permissive role in controlling EGF gene expression (6).