glial cell fate specification Gene Set

Dataset GO Biological Process Annotations
Category structural or functional annotations
Type biological process
Description The process in which a cell becomes capable of differentiating autonomously into a glial cell in an environment that is neutral with respect to the developmental pathway. Upon specification, the cell fate can be reversed. (Gene Ontology, GO_0021780)
External Link http://amigo.geneontology.org/amigo/term/GO:0021780
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5 genes participating in the glial cell fate specification biological process from the curated GO Biological Process Annotations dataset.

Symbol Name
ASCL1 achaete-scute family bHLH transcription factor 1
NKX2-2 NK2 homeobox 2
OLIG2 oligodendrocyte lineage transcription factor 2
PAX6 paired box 6
SOX6 SRY (sex determining region Y)-box 6