- Testis-expressed profilins 3 and 4 show distinct functional characteristics and localize in the acroplaxome-manchette complex in spermatidsMartina Behnen
Department of Andrology, University Hospital Hamburg Eppendorf, Germany
BMC Cell Biol 10:34. 2009..The testis-specific isoforms profilin-3 (PFN3) and profilin-4 (PFN4) may have specialized roles in spermatogenic cells which are distinct from known functions fulfilled by the "somatic" profilins, profilin-1 (PFN1) and profilin-2 (PFN2)...
- Novel epididymis-specific mRNAs downregulated by HE6/Gpr64 receptor gene disruptionBen Davies
CCR Institute of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Charite University Medicine, Berlin, and IHF Institute for Hormone and Fertility Research, University Hospital Hamburg Eppendorf, Germany
Mol Reprod Dev 74:539-53. 2007..The cloned cDNA sequences predicted hydrophobic polytopic membrane proteins containing the DUF716 motif. Protein expression was shown in the rodent caput epididymidis but remained uncertain in primates...