Wan Xi Yang
Liang Y, Yang W. Kinesins in MAPK cascade: How kinesin motors are involved in the MAPK pathway?. Gene. 2019;684:1-9 pubmed publisher
..This review summarizes the novel roles of kinesins in MAPK cascade and tries to discuss the mechanism of the interaction between them using mammalian and plant cells as models. ..
Sheng L, Hao S, Yang W, Sun Y. The multiple functions of kinesin-4 family motor protein KIF4 and its clinical potential. Gene. 2018;678:90-99 pubmed publisher
..Here, we summarize KIF4 functions in normal cells and in various cancers, and provide an overview on the association between KIF4 disorders and disease progression. ..
Su Y, Hou C, Yang W. Control of hair cell development by molecular pathways involving Atoh1, Hes1 and Hes5. Gene. 2015;558:6-24 pubmed publisher
..Thereby, we presented a complex regulatory network involving these three genes, which might be crucial for proliferation and differentiation of inner ear hair cells. ..
Dong W, Tan F, Yang W. Wnt signaling in testis development: Unnecessary or essential?. Gene. 2015;565:155-65 pubmed publisher
..We evaluate the outcomes of current studies in the field and suggest future research directions. ..
Xu Y, Wang G, Zhou Y, Yang W. The characterization and potential roles of bone morphogenetic protein 7 during spermatogenesis in Chinese mitten crab Eriocheir sinensis. Gene. 2018;673:119-129 pubmed publisher
Jin J, Yang W. Molecular regulation of hypothalamus-pituitary-gonads axis in males. Gene. 2014;551:15-25 pubmed publisher
..This article systematically introduces the basic knowledge of the HPG axis and provides information of the current advances relating to reproductive hormones. ..
Dong W, Hou C, Yang W. Mitochondrial prohibitin and its ubiquitination during crayfish Procambarus clarkii spermiogenesis. Cell Tissue Res. 2015;359:679-692 pubmed publisher
..clarkii. In addition, it might possess a more profound role in mediating mitochondrial ubiquitination. For the first time this study uncovers the role of PHB in the spermiogenesis of macrura crustacean species. ..
Hu J, Liu M, Hou C, She Z, Wang D, Hao S, et al
. Gene expression pattern of KIFC3 during spermatogenesis of the skink Eumeces chinensis. Gene. 2015;556:206-12 pubmed publisher
..From the results of in situ hybridization and previous researches, we speculated that ec-KIFC3 may play a role in nuclear morphogenesis and acrosome formation during spermiogenesis of E. chinensis. ..
Wei Y, Yang W. The acroframosome-acroplaxome-manchette axis may function in sperm head shaping and male fertility. Gene. 2018;660:28-40 pubmed publisher
..The hypothesis of the acroframosome-acroplaxome-manchette (AAM) cytoskeletal system is likely to be the axis of head-to-tail spermiogenesis. ..