organ formation Gene Set

Dataset GO Biological Process Annotations
Category structural or functional annotations
Type biological process
Description The process pertaining to the initial formation of an organ from unspecified parts. The process begins with the specific processes that contribute to the appearance of the discrete structure, such as inductive events, and ends when the structural rudiment of the organ is recognizable, such as a condensation of mesenchymal cells into the organ rudiment. Organs are a natural part or structure in an animal or a plant, capable of performing some special action (termed its function), which is essential to the life or well-being of the whole. The heart and lungs are organs of animals, and the petal and leaf are organs of plants. In animals the organs are generally made up of several tissues, one of which usually predominates, and determines the principal function of the organ. (Gene Ontology, GO_0048645)
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17 genes participating in the organ formation biological process from the curated GO Biological Process Annotations dataset.

Symbol Name
BMP4 bone morphogenetic protein 4
BMPR1A bone morphogenetic protein receptor, type IA
CTNNB1 catenin (cadherin-associated protein), beta 1, 88kDa
FGF10 fibroblast growth factor 10
GATA6 GATA binding protein 6
GLI2 GLI family zinc finger 2
HHEX hematopoietically expressed homeobox
HOXA3 homeobox A3
IFT88 intraflagellar transport 88
NKX3-2 NK3 homeobox 2
NOG noggin
RDH10 retinol dehydrogenase 10 (all-trans)
SHH sonic hedgehog
SOX17 SRY (sex determining region Y)-box 17
TGFBR2 transforming growth factor, beta receptor II (70/80kDa)
TLX1 T-cell leukemia homeobox 1
TP63 tumor protein p63