lamin LIII

Summary

Gene Symbol: lamin LIII
Description: lamin B3 L homeolog
Alias: lmnb3, lmnb3-a, lmnb3.S, lamin-L(III), lamin B3 S homeolog, lamin LIII, lamin LIV, lamin-B3
Species: common platanna

Top Publications

  1. Doring V, Stick R. Gene structure of nuclear lamin LIII of Xenopus laevis; a model for the evolution of IF proteins from a lamin-like ancestor. EMBO J. 1990;9:4073-81 pubmed
    The lamin LIII gene of Xenopus laevis has been characterized. The gene is duplicated in the Xenopus genome. The transcribed region spreads over 22 kb of genomic DNA encoding 12 exons...
  2. von Moeller F, Barendziak T, Apte K, Goldberg M, Stick R. Molecular characterization of Xenopus lamin LIV reveals differences in the lamin composition of sperms in amphibians and mammals. Nucleus. 2010;1:85-95 pubmed publisher
    ..Somatic cells of vertebrates express lamins A, B1 and B2 while lamin LIII, a major component of the amphibian oocyte lamina is absent in mammals...
  3. Goldberg M, Huttenlauch I, Hutchison C, Stick R. Filaments made from A- and B-type lamins differ in structure and organization. J Cell Sci. 2008;121:215-25 pubmed publisher
    ..Current views of the lamina are based on the remarkably regular arrangement of lamin LIII in amphibian oocyte nuclei...
  4. Stick R. cDNA cloning of the developmentally regulated lamin LIII of Xenopus laevis. EMBO J. 1988;7:3189-97 pubmed
    ..I have cloned the cDNA encoding lamin LIII of Xenopus which is the lamin protein present in oocyte nuclei and in cleavage nuclei...
  5. Ma L, Tsai M, Wang S, Lu B, Chen R, Yates J, et al. Requirement for Nudel and dynein for assembly of the lamin B spindle matrix. Nat Cell Biol. 2009;11:247-56 pubmed publisher
    ..We suggest that Nudel regulates microtubule organization in part by facilitating assembly of the lamin B spindle matrix in a dynein-dependent manner. ..
  6. Hasebe T, Kajita M, Iwabuchi M, Ohsumi K, Ishizuya Oka A. Thyroid hormone-regulated expression of nuclear lamins correlates with dedifferentiation of intestinal epithelial cells during Xenopus laevis metamorphosis. Dev Genes Evol. 2011;221:199-208 pubmed publisher
    ..epithelial dedifferentiation into the adult progenitor/stem cells, we here focused on nuclear lamin A (LA) and lamin LIII (LIII), whose expression is generally known to be correlated with the state of cell differentiation...