Welcome - FOXP1 Community

What is FOXP1 ?

FOXP1 (forkhead box P1) is a gene located on chromosome 3 that everybody carries and is important for the normal functioning of the body. The FOXP1 gene is translated (transcribed) into FOXP1-RNA and then into the FOXP1-protein which carries out the normal body functions of the gene. The FOXP1 gene is a member of a family of transcription factors that control the levels of proteins important for normal development of the embryo before birth and the immune and neurological systems after birth. 

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Marie's Bio

by ericmcrae published 8 days ago
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Social History

We adopted Marie along with her biological half-brother from foster care. We knew prior to the adoption that both she and her br...

Becky’s Story

by Heath published 3 months ago
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Becky is 9 years old and has recently been diagnosed with FOXP1. When she is not challenging us, she is a delight to be around and has a cheeky sen...

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