Gene Symbol: COL9A3
Description: collagen type IX alpha 3 chain
Alias: collagen alpha-3(IX) chain, collagen, type IX, alpha 3, collagen-alpha-3 type IX
Species: chicken
Products:     COL9A3

Top Publications

  1. Brewton R, Ouspenskaia M, van der Rest M, Mayne R. Cloning of the chicken alpha 3(IX) collagen chain completes the primary structure of type IX collagen. Eur J Biochem. 1992;205:443-9 pubmed
    ..These sequences will be useful to better understand the mechanism of triple-helix formation in type IX collagen and the nature of type II and type IX collagen interactions in fibril formation. ..
  2. Har El R, Sharma Y, Aguilera A, Ueyama N, Wu J, Eyre D, et al. Cloning and developmental expression of the alpha 3 chain of chicken type IX collagen. J Biol Chem. 1992;267:10070-6 pubmed
  3. Perera E, Martin H, Seeherunvong T, Kos L, Hughes I, Hawkins J, et al. Tescalcin, a novel gene encoding a putative EF-hand Ca(2+)-binding protein, Col9a3, and renin are expressed in the mouse testis during the early stages of gonadal differentiation. Endocrinology. 2001;142:455-63 pubmed
    ..The other two genes identified were collagen IX alpha3 (Col9a3) and RENIN: Col9a3 expression was present at low levels in male and female gonads at 11.5 dpc...