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Sp1 transcription factor
Transcription factor Sp1, also known as specificity protein 1 is a protein that in humans is encoded by the SP1 gene.
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Sp1 Transcription Factor
Promoter-specific RNA polymerase II transcription factor that binds to the GC box, one of the upstream promoter elements, in mammalian cells. The binding of Sp1 is necessary for the initiation of transcription in the promoters of a variety of cellular and viral GENES.
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