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CUT Class
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Homeobox genes in the CUT class (named after the Drosophila gene cut) encode proteins with one or more ~75-amino acid CUT domains N-terminal to a 60-amino acid homeodomain. There are three families of CUT class genes in the human genome (Onecut, Cux, Satb); a fourth gene family (Cmp) is present in invertebrates but not vertebrates. Bürglin and Cassata have proposed that the Satb genes evolved from Cmp genes. There are seven CUT-class homeobox genes in the human genome and three pseudogenes (Holland et al. 2007); amphioxus has four CUT-class homeobox genes.

Bürglin TR, Cassata G (2002) Int J Dev Biol 2002, 46:115-123.
Holland PWH, Booth HAF, Bruford EA (2007) BMC Biology 5:47.
Families List of Class CUT :
Loci in CUT of Human back to top..
CUX1cut-like homeobox 1CuxHuman 
CUX2cut-like homeobox 2CuxHuman 
CUX2P1cut-like homeobox 2 pseudogene 1CuxHuman 
CUX2P2cut-like homeobox 2 pseudogene 2CuxHuman 
ONECUT1one cut homeobox 1OnecutHuman 
ONECUT2one cut homeobox 2OnecutHuman 
ONECUT3one cut homeobox 3OnecutHuman 
SATB1special AT-rich sequence binding protein 1 (binds to nuclear matrix/scaffold-associating DNA's)SatbHuman 
SATB1P1SATB homeobox 1 pesudogene 1SatbHuman 
SATB2SATB family member 2SatbHumanhsa-mir-31