Gerhard Schreiber

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Affiliation: University of Melbourne
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Structure and expression of the transthyretin gene in the choroid plexus: a model for the study of the mechanism of evolution
    G Schreiber
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria 3010, Australia
    Microsc Res Tech 52:21-30. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint The evolutionary and integrative roles of transthyretin in thyroid hormone homeostasis
    G Schreiber
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, 3010 Victoria, Australia
    J Endocrinol 175:61-73. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint The evolution of transthyretin synthesis in the choroid plexus
    Gerhard Schreiber
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Clin Chem Lab Med 40:1200-10. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Developmental profile of thyroid hormone distributor proteins in a marsupial, the tammar wallaby Macropus eugenii
    Samantha J Richardson
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria 3010, Australia
    Gen Comp Endocrinol 125:92-103. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Crocodile transthyretin: structure, function, and evolution
    Porntip Prapunpoj
    Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Science, Prince of Songkla University, Hat Yai, Songkhla 90112, Thailand
    Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 283:R885-96. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Change in structure of the N-terminal region of transthyretin produces change in affinity of transthyretin to T4 and T3
    Porntip Prapunpoj
    Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Science, Prince of Songkla University, Hat Yai, Songkhla, Thailand
    FEBS J 273:4013-23. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Characterization of a major secretory protein in the cane toad (Bufo marinus) choroid plexus as an amphibian lipocalin-type prostaglandin D synthase
    Daisuke Irikura
    Department of Molecular Behavioral Biology, Osaka Bioscience Institute, 6 2 4 Furuedai, Suita, Osaka 565 0874, Japan
    J Biochem 141:173-80. 2007

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Publications7

  1. ncbi request reprint Structure and expression of the transthyretin gene in the choroid plexus: a model for the study of the mechanism of evolution
    G Schreiber
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria 3010, Australia
    Microsc Res Tech 52:21-30. 2001
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  2. ncbi request reprint The evolutionary and integrative roles of transthyretin in thyroid hormone homeostasis
    G Schreiber
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, 3010 Victoria, Australia
    J Endocrinol 175:61-73. 2002
    ..Open reading frames for TTR-like sequences already exist in Caenorhabditis elegans, yeast and Escherichia coli genomes...
  3. ncbi request reprint The evolution of transthyretin synthesis in the choroid plexus
    Gerhard Schreiber
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Clin Chem Lab Med 40:1200-10. 2002
    ..L-triiodothyronine (T3) affinities show the opposite trend. This favors site-specific regulation of thyroid hormones by tissue-specific deiodinases in the brain...
  4. ncbi request reprint Developmental profile of thyroid hormone distributor proteins in a marsupial, the tammar wallaby Macropus eugenii
    Samantha J Richardson
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria 3010, Australia
    Gen Comp Endocrinol 125:92-103. 2002
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Crocodile transthyretin: structure, function, and evolution
    Porntip Prapunpoj
    Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Science, Prince of Songkla University, Hat Yai, Songkhla 90112, Thailand
    Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 283:R885-96. 2002
    ..The comparison of crocodile and other vertebrate TTRs shows that TTR evolution is an example for positive Darwinian evolution and identifies its molecular mechanism...
  6. ncbi request reprint Change in structure of the N-terminal region of transthyretin produces change in affinity of transthyretin to T4 and T3
    Porntip Prapunpoj
    Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Science, Prince of Songkla University, Hat Yai, Songkhla, Thailand
    FEBS J 273:4013-23. 2006
    ..97, was observed for truncated crocTTR. The obtained results strongly confirm the hypothesis that the unstructured N-terminal region of TTR critically influences the specificity and affinity of thyroid hormone binding to TTR...
  7. ncbi request reprint Characterization of a major secretory protein in the cane toad (Bufo marinus) choroid plexus as an amphibian lipocalin-type prostaglandin D synthase
    Daisuke Irikura
    Department of Molecular Behavioral Biology, Osaka Bioscience Institute, 6 2 4 Furuedai, Suita, Osaka 565 0874, Japan
    J Biochem 141:173-80. 2007
    ..0 to 8.5. Our results suggest that the toad protein is a prototype of L-PGDS with a highly functional ligand-binding pocket and yet with a primitive catalytic pocket...