What is bhlh?

Some articles on bhlh:

Aryl Hydrocarbon Receptor - Protein Functional Domains
... is classified as a member of the basic helix-loop-helix/Per-Arnt-Sim (bHLH/PAS) family of transcription factors ... The bHLH motif is located in the N-terminal of the protein and is a common entity in a variety of transcription factors ... Members of the bHLH superfamily have two functionally distinctive and highly conserved domains ...
Myc - Structure
... Myc family of transcription factors contain bHLH/LZ (basic Helix-Loop-Helix Leucine Zipper) domain ... Myc protein, through its bHLH domain can bind to DNA, while the leucine zipper domain allows the dimerization with its partner Max, another bHLH transcription factor ...
TWIST2
... Basic helix-loop-helix (bHLH) transcription factors have been implicated in cell lineage determination and differentiation ... The protein encoded by this gene is a bHLH transcription factor and shares similarity with another bHLH transcription factor, Twist ...
HES1
... This protein belongs to the basic helix-loop-helix (bHLH) family of transcription factors ... repressor of genes that require a bHLH protein for their transcription ... As a member of the bHLH family, it is a transcriptional repressor that influences cell proliferation and differentiation in embryogenesis ...
Scleraxis - Background
... bHLH transcription factors have been shown to have a wide array of functions in developmental processes ... Structurally, bHLH proteins are characterised by a “highly conserved domain containing a stretch of basic amino acids adjacent to two amphipathic α-helices separated by a loop” ... With respect to scleraxis, the bHLH region spans amino acid residues 78 to 131 ...