Gene Symbol: pparg
Description: peroxisome proliferator activated receptor gamma
Alias: peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor gamma
Species: Atlantic salmon
- Andersen O, Eijsink V, Thomassen M. Multiple variants of the peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor (PPAR) gamma are expressed in the liver of atlantic salmon (Salmo salar). Gene. 2000;255:411-8 pubmed..The presence of a truncated form with drastic changes in both ligand- and cofactor-binding sites is likely to modulate PPARgamma activity in salmon liver...
- Sundvold H, Ruyter B, Ostbye T, Moen T. Identification of a novel allele of peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor gamma (PPARG) and its association with resistance to Aeromonas salmonicida in Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar). Fish Shellfish Immunol. 2010;28:394-400 pubmed publisher..Peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor gamma (PPARG) is a lipid-sensing transcription factor primarily known for inducing fat-accumulation in adipocytes, but also in ..