M Rehn

Summary

Affiliation: University of Oulu
Country: Finland

Publications

  1. ncbi The frizzled motif: in how many different protein families does it occur?
    M Rehn
    Collagen Research Unit, University of Oulu, Finland
    Trends Biochem Sci 23:415-7. 1998
  2. pmc The short and long forms of type XVIII collagen show clear tissue specificities in their expression and location in basement membrane zones in humans
    J Saarela
    Department of Medical Biochemistry, University of Oulu, Finland
    Am J Pathol 153:611-26. 1998
  3. ncbi Complete primary structure of two variant forms of human type XVIII collagen and tissue-specific differences in the expression of the corresponding transcripts
    J Saarela
    Collagen Research Unit, University of Oulu, Finland
    Matrix Biol 16:319-28. 1998
  4. ncbi Complete exon-intron organization and chromosomal location of the gene for mouse type XIII collagen (col13a1) and comparison with its human homologue
    A P Kvist
    Biocenter and Department of Medical Biochemistry, University of Oulu, Finland
    Matrix Biol 18:261-74. 1999
  5. pmc Alpha 1(XVIII), a collagen chain with frequent interruptions in the collagenous sequence, a distinct tissue distribution, and homology with type XV collagen
    M Rehn
    Collagen Research Unit, University of Oulu, Finland
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 91:4234-8. 1994
  6. ncbi Characterization of the mouse gene for the alpha 1 chain of type XVIII collagen (Col18a1) reveals that the three variant N-terminal polypeptide forms are transcribed from two widely separated promoters
    M Rehn
    Department of Medical Biochemistry, University of Oulu, Finland
    Genomics 32:436-46. 1996
  7. ncbi Primary structure of the alpha 1 chain of human type XV collagen and exon-intron organization in the 3' region of the corresponding gene
    S Kivirikko
    Collagen Research Unit, Biocenter Oulu, Finland
    J Biol Chem 269:4773-9. 1994
  8. ncbi Induced repatterning of type XVIII collagen expression in ureter bud from kidney to lung type: association with sonic hedgehog and ectopic surfactant protein C
    Y Lin
    Biocenter Oulu and Department of Biochemistry, University of Oulu, Linnanmaa, FIN 90570 Oulu, Finland
    Development 128:1573-85. 2001
  9. ncbi Primary structure of the alpha 1 chain of mouse type XVIII collagen, partial structure of the corresponding gene, and comparison of the alpha 1(XVIII) chain with its homologue, the alpha 1(XV) collagen chain
    M Rehn
    Collagen Research Unit, University of Oulu, Finland
    J Biol Chem 269:13929-35. 1994
  10. ncbi Type XIII collagen: a novel cell adhesion component present in a range of cell-matrix adhesions and in the intercalated discs between cardiac muscle cells
    P Hagg
    Collagen Research Unit, Biocenter and Department of Medical Biochemistry, University of Oulu, P O Box 5000, 90014, Oulu, Finland
    Matrix Biol 19:727-42. 2001

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Publications15

  1. ncbi The frizzled motif: in how many different protein families does it occur?
    M Rehn
    Collagen Research Unit, University of Oulu, Finland
    Trends Biochem Sci 23:415-7. 1998
  2. pmc The short and long forms of type XVIII collagen show clear tissue specificities in their expression and location in basement membrane zones in humans
    J Saarela
    Department of Medical Biochemistry, University of Oulu, Finland
    Am J Pathol 153:611-26. 1998
    ..Thus, the 192 N-terminal residues specific to the long variant apparently confer some functional property needed above all in the liver sinusoids, but also at certain other locations...
  3. ncbi Complete primary structure of two variant forms of human type XVIII collagen and tissue-specific differences in the expression of the corresponding transcripts
    J Saarela
    Collagen Research Unit, University of Oulu, Finland
    Matrix Biol 16:319-28. 1998
    ..Thus mRNAs for the long variant occur prominently in liver, while those for the short variant appear to be the major ones in the other tissues analyzed...
  4. ncbi Complete exon-intron organization and chromosomal location of the gene for mouse type XIII collagen (col13a1) and comparison with its human homologue
    A P Kvist
    Biocenter and Department of Medical Biochemistry, University of Oulu, Finland
    Matrix Biol 18:261-74. 1999
    ..The new GenBank accession number for the 5' end of the human type XIII collagen gene is AF071009)...
  5. pmc Alpha 1(XVIII), a collagen chain with frequent interruptions in the collagenous sequence, a distinct tissue distribution, and homology with type XV collagen
    M Rehn
    Collagen Research Unit, University of Oulu, Finland
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 91:4234-8. 1994
    ..3 and 5.3 kilobases that were present only in lung and liver of the eight mouse tissues studied...
  6. ncbi Characterization of the mouse gene for the alpha 1 chain of type XVIII collagen (Col18a1) reveals that the three variant N-terminal polypeptide forms are transcribed from two widely separated promoters
    M Rehn
    Department of Medical Biochemistry, University of Oulu, Finland
    Genomics 32:436-46. 1996
    ..The marked differences previously observed in the expression of variant type XVIII collagen transcripts in mouse tissues thus result from tissue-specific use of these two promoters...
  7. ncbi Primary structure of the alpha 1 chain of human type XV collagen and exon-intron organization in the 3' region of the corresponding gene
    S Kivirikko
    Collagen Research Unit, Biocenter Oulu, Finland
    J Biol Chem 269:4773-9. 1994
    ..The extreme 5' exon analyzed was a junction exon encoding both collagenous and noncollagenous sequences. This initial characterization is indicative of a multiexon arrangement for the alpha 1(XV) gene...
  8. ncbi Induced repatterning of type XVIII collagen expression in ureter bud from kidney to lung type: association with sonic hedgehog and ectopic surfactant protein C
    Y Lin
    Biocenter Oulu and Department of Biochemistry, University of Oulu, Linnanmaa, FIN 90570 Oulu, Finland
    Development 128:1573-85. 2001
    ..Our data suggest that differential organ morphogenesis is regulated by an intra-organ patterning process that involves coordination between inductive signals and matrix molecules, such as type XVIII collagen...
  9. ncbi Primary structure of the alpha 1 chain of mouse type XVIII collagen, partial structure of the corresponding gene, and comparison of the alpha 1(XVIII) chain with its homologue, the alpha 1(XV) collagen chain
    M Rehn
    Collagen Research Unit, University of Oulu, Finland
    J Biol Chem 269:13929-35. 1994
    ..Comparison of the sequences encoded by these seven exons with the corresponding region of the alpha 1(XV) gene indicated conserved exon-intron organization, suggesting that the two genes derive from a common ancestor...
  10. ncbi Type XIII collagen: a novel cell adhesion component present in a range of cell-matrix adhesions and in the intercalated discs between cardiac muscle cells
    P Hagg
    Collagen Research Unit, Biocenter and Department of Medical Biochemistry, University of Oulu, P O Box 5000, 90014, Oulu, Finland
    Matrix Biol 19:727-42. 2001
    ..Taken together, the results strongly suggest that type XIII collagen has a cell adhesion-associated function in a wide array of cell-matrix junctions...
  11. ncbi Type XIII collagen is identified as a plasma membrane protein
    P Hagg
    Collagen Research Unit, Biocenter and Department of Medical Biochemistry, University of Oulu, FIN 90220 Oulu, Finland
    J Biol Chem 273:15590-7. 1998
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  12. ncbi Alternative splicing of mouse alpha1(XIII) collagen RNAs results in at least 17 different transcripts, predicting alpha1(XIII) collagen chains with length varying between 651 and 710 amino acid residues
    S Peltonen
    Collagen Research Unit, Biocenter and Department of Medical Biochemistry, University of Oulu, Finland
    DNA Cell Biol 16:227-34. 1997
    ..A total of 17 splice combinations of nine exons were characterized. The results suggest that the predicted length of the corresponding polypeptide varies between 710 and 651 residues...
  13. ncbi Identification of three N-terminal ends of type XVIII collagen chains and tissue-specific differences in the expression of the corresponding transcripts. The longest form contains a novel motif homologous to rat and Drosophila frizzled proteins
    M Rehn
    Collagen Research Unit, University of Oulu, Finland
    J Biol Chem 270:4705-11. 1995
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  14. ncbi Structure and expression of the human gene for the alpha subunit of prolyl 4-hydroxylase. The two alternatively spliced types of mRNA correspond to two homologous exons the sequences of which are expressed in a variety of tissues
    T Helaakoski
    Collagen Research Unit, University of Oulu, Finland
    J Biol Chem 269:27847-54. 1994
    ..Both types of mRNA were found to be expressed in all of the tissues studied, but in some tissues the type coding for exon 9 or 10 sequences was more abundant than the other type...
  15. pmc cDNA cloning and amino acid sequence of human mitochondrial delta 3 delta 2-enoyl-CoA isomerase: comparison of the human enzyme with its rat counterpart, mitochondrial short-chain isomerase
    J M Kilponen
    Biocenter Oulu, Finland
    Biochem J 300:1-5. 1994
    ..Many basic amino acid residues in rat isomerase have been changed to acidic or neutral residues in human enzyme, explaining the differences observed between these proteins...