Gene Symbol: MYF5
Description: myogenic factor 5
Alias: myf-5, myogenic factor 5, Myf5 homolog
Species: chicken
Products:     MYF5

Top Publications

  1. Neville C, Schmidt M, Schmidt J. Response of myogenic determination factors to cessation and resumption of electrical activity in skeletal muscle: a possible role for myogenin in denervation supersensitivity. Cell Mol Neurobiol. 1992;12:511-27 pubmed
    1. We have prepared probes specific for the chicken myogenic determination genes MyoD, myogenin, myf5, and herculin and have investigated the expression of these genes in response to denervation and acute electrical stimulation in neonate ..
  2. Day K, PATERSON B, Yablonka Reuveni Z. A distinct profile of myogenic regulatory factor detection within Pax7+ cells at S phase supports a unique role of Myf5 during posthatch chicken myogenesis. Dev Dyn. 2009;238:1001-9 pubmed publisher
    ..BrdU) labeling and triple immunodetection, we analyzed expression patterns of Pax7 and the MRFs MyoD, Myf5, or myogenin within S phase myoblasts prepared from posthatch chicken muscle...
  3. Dechesne C, Wei Q, Eldridge J, Gannoun Zaki L, Millasseau P, Bougueleret L, et al. E-box- and MEF-2-independent muscle-specific expression, positive autoregulation, and cross-activation of the chicken MyoD (CMD1) promoter reveal an indirect regulatory pathway. Mol Cell Biol. 1994;14:5474-86 pubmed
    Members of the MyoD family of gene-regulatory proteins (MyoD, myogenin, myf5, and MRF4) have all been shown not only to regulate the transcription of numerous muscle-specific genes but also to positively autoregulate and cross activate ..
  4. Saitoh O, Fujisawa Sehara A, Nabeshima Y, Periasamy M. Expression of myogenic factors in denervated chicken breast muscle: isolation of the chicken Myf5 gene. Nucleic Acids Res. 1993;21:2503-9 pubmed
    In this study, we have isolated and characterized the chicken Myf5 gene, and cDNA clones encoding chicken MyoD1 and myogenin...
  5. Abou Elhamd A, Cooper O, Munsterberg A. Klhl31 is associated with skeletal myogenesis and its expression is regulated by myogenic signals and Myf-5. Mech Dev. 2009;126:852-62 pubmed publisher
    ..Furthermore, ectopic expression of Myf-5 led to expression of Klhl31 in the developing neural tube, indicating that Klhl31 is a novel and integral part of vertebrate myogenesis. ..
  6. Genxi Z, Ying T, Tao Z, Jinyu W, Yongjuan W. Expression profiles and association analysis with growth traits of the MyoG and Myf5 genes in the Jinghai yellow chicken. Mol Biol Rep. 2014;41:7331-8 pubmed publisher
    In order to analyze the association of single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) in the MyoG and Myf5 genes with chicken growth traits, PCR-SSCP approach was used to detect the (SNPs)...