Genomes and Genes



Gene Symbol: pparg
Description: peroxisome proliferator activated receptor gamma
Alias: peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor gamma
Species: Atlantic salmon

Top Publications

  1. 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...
  2. Todorcević M, Vegusdal A, Gjøen T, Sundvold H, Torstensen B, Kjaer M, et al. Changes in fatty acids metabolism during differentiation of Atlantic salmon preadipocytes; effects of n-3 and n-9 fatty acids. Biochim Biophys Acta. 2008;1781:326-35 pubmed publisher
    ..Most of the EPA and DHA were oxidized in preadipocytes, while they were mainly stored in TAGs in mature adipocytes in contrast to OA which was primarily stored in TAGs at all stages of differentiation. ..
  3. 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 ..