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1. Homeobox
A short stretch of nucleotide s whose base sequence is virtually identical in all the gene s that contain it. It has been found in many organisms from fruit flies to human beings. In the fruit fly , a homeobox appears to determine when particular groups of genes are expressed during development.

2. Homeobox genes
Pattern genes that establish the body plan and position of organs in response to gradients of regulatory molecules.

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