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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Parent of a girl with FOXP1

by jeanroberto published about 1 month ago

My daughter Anne is going to celebrate her 40th birthday on January 7th, 2017. Severe behavioral disorders have occurred only three years ago that ...

My sweet girl

by jmb913s published 3 months ago

My sweet little 4 year old was diagnosed yesterday with a Fox P1 disorder. Her particular change is the first of its kind, so we can only make assu...

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