Gene Symbol: LGALS9
Description: galectin 9
Alias: galectin-9, gal-9, lectin, galactoside-binding, soluble, 9 (galectin 9)
Species: cow
Products:     LGALS9

Top Publications

  1. Okumu L, Fair T, Szekeres Bartho J, O Doherty A, Crowe M, Roche J, et al. Endometrial expression of progesterone-induced blocking factor and galectins-1, -3, -9, and -3 binding protein in the luteal phase and early pregnancy in cattle. Physiol Genomics. 2011;43:903-10 pubmed publisher
    ..test this, hypothesis protein expression analyses were carried out to evaluate the abundance and localization of LGALS9 and PIBF. Following estrus synchronization, heifers were inseminated (n = 140) or not (n = 70)...
  2. Okagawa T, Konnai S, Ikebuchi R, Suzuki S, Shirai T, Sunden Y, et al. Increased bovine Tim-3 and its ligand expressions during bovine leukemia virus infection. Vet Res. 2012;43:45 pubmed publisher
    ..These results suggest that Tim-3 is involved in the suppression of T cell function during BLV infection...