ectodermal placode formation Gene Set

Dataset GO Biological Process Annotations
Category structural or functional annotations
Type biological process
Description The developmental process in which an ectodermal placode forms. An ectodermal placode is a thickening of the ectoderm that is the primordium of many structures derived from the ectoderm. (Gene Ontology, GO_0060788)
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18 genes participating in the ectodermal placode formation biological process from the curated GO Biological Process Annotations dataset.

Symbol Name
AXIN1 axin 1
CDC42 cell division cycle 42
CTNNB1 catenin (cadherin-associated protein), beta 1, 88kDa
EDA ectodysplasin A
FRS2 fibroblast growth factor receptor substrate 2
GNAS GNAS complex locus
HDAC1 histone deacetylase 1
HDAC2 histone deacetylase 2
LRP6 low density lipoprotein receptor-related protein 6
NRG3 neuregulin 3
NRP1 neuropilin 1
POU2F1 POU class 2 homeobox 1
PROX1 prospero homeobox 1
SIX1 SIX homeobox 1
SIX4 SIX homeobox 4
SOX2 SRY (sex determining region Y)-box 2
TBX2 T-box 2
TBX3 T-box 3