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414. Homeobox Genes

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This Biology Factsheet:

  • Defines homeobox genes.
  • Outlines the history of the discovery of the Hox genes.
  • Defines the terms associated with homeotic genes.
  • Describes how Hox genes control body plan.
  • Explains the cascade effect on development.
  • Outlines the process of apoptosis.

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April 2022

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ISSN: 1351-5136

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