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Homeobox
The color-shaded regions represent homeotic genes called Hox genes. The dark band within each gene represents a 180-base-pair region called the homeodomain.

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Online Textbook:
Genetics of Development: Conservation of the Homeobox

Related Terms:
Homeobox
Homeotic genes

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Homeodomain
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