myotube differentiation Gene Set

Dataset GO Biological Process Annotations
Category structural or functional annotations
Type biological process
Description The process in which a relatively unspecialized cell acquires specialized features of a myotube cell. Myotube differentiation starts with myoblast fusion and the appearance of specific cell markers (this is the cell development step). Then individual myotubes can fuse to form bigger myotubes and start to contract. Myotubes are multinucleated cells that are formed when proliferating myoblasts exit the cell cycle, differentiate and fuse. (Gene Ontology, GO_0014902)
External Link http://amigo.geneontology.org/amigo/term/GO:0014902
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13 genes participating in the myotube differentiation biological process from the curated GO Biological Process Annotations dataset.

Symbol Name
AVPR1A arginine vasopressin receptor 1A
BARX2 BARX homeobox 2
BCL9 B-cell CLL/lymphoma 9
HACD1 3-hydroxyacyl-CoA dehydratase 1
KLHL40 kelch-like family member 40
MEF2C myocyte enhancer factor 2C
MET MET proto-oncogene, receptor tyrosine kinase
MYEF2 myelin expression factor 2
MYOD1 myogenic differentiation 1
SHH sonic hedgehog
SIX4 SIX homeobox 4
SKI SKI proto-oncogene
SORT1 sortilin 1