The world's first wiki where authorship really matters (Nature Genetics, 2008). Due credit and reputation for authors. Imagine a global collaborative knowledge base for original thoughts. Search thousands of articles and collaborate with scientists around the globe.

wikigene or wiki gene protein drug chemical gene disease author authorship tracking collaborative publishing evolutionary knowledge reputation system wiki2.0 global collaboration genes proteins drugs chemicals diseases compound
Hoffmann, R. A wiki for the life sciences where authorship matters. Nature Genetics (2008)



Gene Review

sox17a  -  SRY (sex determining region Y)-box 17 alpha

Xenopus (Silurana) tropicalis

Synonyms: SOX17, Sox17alpha, Xsox17, Xsox17-alpha, Xsox17alpha, ...
Welcome! If you are familiar with the subject of this article, you can contribute to this open access knowledge base by deleting incorrect information, restructuring or completely rewriting any text. Read more.

High impact information on sox17a


Biological context of sox17a


  1. Xsox17alpha and -beta mediate endoderm formation in Xenopus. Hudson, C., Clements, D., Friday, R.V., Stott, D., Woodland, H.R. Cell (1997) [Pubmed]
  2. Action of the Caenorhabditis elegans GATA factor END-1 in Xenopus suggests that similar mechanisms initiate endoderm development in ecdysozoa and vertebrates. Shoichet, S.A., Malik, T.H., Rothman, J.H., Shivdasani, R.A. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. (2000) [Pubmed]
  3. Sox17 and beta-catenin cooperate to regulate the transcription of endodermal genes. Sinner, D., Rankin, S., Lee, M., Zorn, A.M. Development (2004) [Pubmed]
  4. Protection of Xenopus laevis embryos against alcohol-induced delayed gut maturation and growth retardation by peroxiredoxin 5 and catalase. Peng, Y., Yang, P.H., Ng, S.S., Lum, C.T., Kung, H.F., Lin, M.C. J. Mol. Biol. (2004) [Pubmed]
WikiGenes - Universities