Twist-Related Protein 1


TWIST1 Protein

Transcription Factor, Twist

Twist Family Bhlh Transcription Factor 1

Twist Protein

Twist Related Protein 1

Twist Transcription Factor

A basic helix-loop-helix transcription factor that was originally identified in DROSOPHILA as essential for proper gastrulation and MESODERM formation. It plays an important role in EMBRYONIC DEVELOPMENT and CELL DIFFERENTIATION of MUSCLE CELLS, and is found in a wide variety of organisms.