Forkhead activin signal transducer 1; Transcriptional activator. Recognizes and binds to the DNA sequence 5'-TGT[GT][GT]ATT-3'. Required for induction of the goosecoid (GSC) promoter by TGF-beta or activin signaling. Forms a transcriptionally active complex containing FOXH1/SMAD2/SMAD4 on a site on the GSC promoter called TARE (TGF-beta/activin response element); Forkhead boxes
Synonyms: FOXH1, FOXH1p, hFOXH1, O75593, FAST1 ...