Gene Symbol: srtx-1
Description: Serpentine Receptor, class TX
Alias: Serpentine Receptor, class TX
Species: Caenorhabditis elegans

Top Publications

  1. Biron D, Wasserman S, Thomas J, Samuel A, Sengupta P. An olfactory neuron responds stochastically to temperature and modulates Caenorhabditis elegans thermotactic behavior. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2008;105:11002-7 pubmed publisher
    ..Our observations suggest that the AFD and AWC neurons encode thermal stimuli via distinct strategies to regulate C. elegans thermotactic behavior. ..
  2. Nguyen P, Liou W, Hall D, Leroux M. Ciliopathy proteins establish a bipartite signaling compartment in a C. elegans thermosensory neuron. J Cell Sci. 2014;127:5317-30 pubmed publisher
    ..We propose that differential compartmentalization of signal transduction components by ciliary proteins is important for the functions of ciliated sensory neurons. ..
  3. Colosimo M, Brown A, Mukhopadhyay S, Gabel C, Lanjuin A, Samuel A, et al. Identification of thermosensory and olfactory neuron-specific genes via expression profiling of single neuron types. Curr Biol. 2004;14:2245-51 pubmed
    ..Expression profiling of single neuron types provides a rapid, powerful, and unbiased method for identifying neuron-specific genes whose functions can then be investigated in vivo. ..