Table 2

Taxonomic distribution of homeobox genes differing between human and mouse genomes

Species

Human

Chimpanzee

Macaque

Mouse

Rat

Cow

Pig

Horse

Dog

Chicken

Frog


Leutx

P

P

P

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-


Obox

-

-

-

P

P

-

-

-

-

-

-


Crxos1

-

-

-

P

P

-

-

-

-

-

-


Gm5585

-

-

-

P

P

-

-

-

-

-

-


Gm7235

-

-

-

P

P

-

-

-

-

-

-


Msx3

-

-

-

P

P

-

P

P

-

-

-


Ventx

P

P

P

-

-

-

-

-

P

P

--


Argfx

P

P

P

-

-

P

-

P

-

-

-


Dprx

P

P

P

-

-

P

-

P

P

-

-


Shox

P

P

P

-

-

P

P

-

P

P

P


Rax2

P

P

P

-

-

P

-

-

P

P

P


LOC647589

P

P

P

-

-

P

P

P

P

-

-


Tprx1

P

P

P

-

-

-

-

-

P

-

-


Nanognb

P

P

P

-

-

-

-

P

P

-

-


P: Present, as inferred by greater than 90% amino acid identity over homeodomain or a lower identity but with same synteny. -: Not present, as inferred by no sequence with 90% amino acid identity or no similar gene in syntenic location.

Zhong and Holland BMC Evolutionary Biology 2011 11:169   doi:10.1186/1471-2148-11-169

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