Gene Symbol: VDR
Description: vitamin D receptor
Alias: nr1l1, vitamin D3 receptor, nuclear transcription factor
Species: beluga whale

Top Publications

  1. Noël M, Loseto L, Helbing C, Veldhoen N, Dangerfield N, Ross P. PCBs are associated with altered gene transcript profiles in arctic Beluga Whales (Delphinapterus leucas). Environ Sci Technol. 2014;48:2942-51 pubmed publisher
    ..While this provides insight into the legacy of PCBs in a remote environment, the possible impacts of a changing ice climate on the health of beluga underscores the need for long-term studies. ..