Plant Transcription factor database - Universität Potsdam
version: 3.0

Micromonas pusilla CCMP1545 HB Family


Kappen. 2000: The homeodomain is a DNA-binding motif within transcription factor proteins. These transcription factors may be involved in cell differentiation and control of cell growth, as well as patterning of diverse organisms.

Members of this family
  SHOULD possess Homeobox KNOX1 KNOX2 domains

Domain alignments

This family is also present in:


There are 10 gene models in this family

Gene modelDescriptionDomains
14788 e_gw1.3.978.1 Homeobox
48125 estExt_fgenesh1_pg.C_90244 Homeobox
49061 estExt_fgenesh1_pg.C_160043 Homeobox PHD zf-C3HC4
54493 EuGene.0000170339 Homeobox
54495 EuGene.0000170341 Homeobox
56204 EuGene.0000030358 Homeobox
56419 EuGene.0000030573 Homeobox
59356 EuGene.0000070205 Homeobox PHD
8801 gw1.8.463.1 ELK Homeobox
9874 gw1.5.712.1 Homeobox

General references

Bharathan, G; Janssen, BJ; Kellogg, EA; Sinha, N. 1997. Did homeodomain proteins duplicate before the origin of angiosperms, fungi, and metazoa? Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 94(25):13749-53 PUBMEDID:9391098
Chan, RL; Gago, GM; Palena, CM; Gonzalez, DH. 1998. Homeoboxes in plant development. Biochim. Biophys. Acta 1442(1):1-19 PUBMEDID:9767075
Kappen, C. 2000. The homeodomain: an ancient evolutionary motif in animals and plants. Comput. Chem. 24(1):95-103 PUBMEDID:10642882
Scott, MP; Tamkun, JW; Hartzell, GW. 1989. The structure and function of the homeodomain. Biochim. Biophys. Acta 989(1):25-48 PUBMEDID:2568852