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SINE Class
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Homeobox genes in the SINE class (named after the Drosophila gene sine oculis) encode proteins with a 115-amino acid 'SIX domain' and a 60-amino acid homeodomain. There are six human genes in three gene families. Amphioxus has one gene from each family.

Reference(s):
Kawakami K, Sato S, Ozaki H, Ikeda K (2000) BioEssays 22:616-626.
 
Families List of Class SINE :
Six1/2(2)Six3/6(2)Six4/5(2)       
 
Loci in SINE of Human back to top..
Symbol/LocusNameFamilyOrganismRegulator
SIX1SIX homeobox 1Six1/2Humanhsa-mir-185
SIX2SIX homeobox 2Six1/2Human 
SIX3SIX homeobox 3Six3/6Human 
SIX4SIX homeobox 4Six4/5Human 
SIX5SIX homeobox 5Six4/5Human 
SIX6SIX homeobox 6Six3/6Human