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CUT Class
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Homeobox genes in the CUT class (named after the Drosophila gene cut) encode proteins with one or more ~75-amino acid CUT domains N-terminal to a 60-amino acid homeodomain. There are three families of CUT class genes in the human genome (Onecut, Cux, Satb); a fourth gene family (Cmp) is present in invertebrates but not vertebrates. Bürglin and Cassata have proposed that the Satb genes evolved from Cmp genes. There are seven CUT-class homeobox genes in the human genome and three pseudogenes (Holland et al. 2007); amphioxus has four CUT-class homeobox genes.

Reference(s):
Bürglin TR, Cassata G (2002) Int J Dev Biol 2002, 46:115-123.
Holland PWH, Booth HAF, Bruford EA (2007) BMC Biology 5:47.
 
Families List of Class CUT :
Cux(2)Onecut(2)Satb(2)       
 
Loci in CUT of Chicken back to top..
Symbol/LocusNameFamilyOrganismRegulator
chr10.1Onecut likeOnecutChicken 
chrZ.1Onecut likeOnecutChicken 
CUX1cut-like homeobox 1CuxChicken 
CUX2cut-like homeobox 2CuxChicken 
SATB1SATB homeobox 1SatbChicken 
SATB2SATB homeobox 2SatbChicken