Gene Symbol: ATPsynB
Description: ATP synthase, subunit B
Alias: ATP syn-b, ATPF, ATPsyn-b, CG8189, Dmel\CG8189, ATP synthase, subunit B, ATP synthase B chain, ATP synthase B chain, mt precursor, ATP synthase, b, ATPsynB-PA, CG8189-PA, F0/F1 ATP synthase B, Fo-ATP synthase subunit b
Species: fruit fly

Top Publications

  1. Doumanis J, Wada K, Kino Y, Moore A, Nukina N. RNAi screening in Drosophila cells identifies new modifiers of mutant huntingtin aggregation. PLoS ONE. 2009;4:e7275 pubmed publisher
    ..Newly identified modifiers including genes related to nuclear transport, nucleotide processes, and signaling, may be involved in polyglutamine aggregate formation and Huntington disease cascades. ..
  2. Chen Y, Wu C, Zheng Y, Li J, Wang J, Wang Y. Knockdown of ATPsyn-b caused larval growth defect and male infertility in Drosophila. Arch Insect Biochem Physiol. 2015;88:144-54 pubmed publisher
    ..There were no mature sperm in the seminal vesicle of ATPsyn-b knockdown male testes. These findings suggest us that ATPsyn-b acts in growth and male fertility of Drosophila. ..
  3. Teixeira F, Sanchez C, Hurd T, Seifert J, Czech B, Preall J, et al. ATP synthase promotes germ cell differentiation independent of oxidative phosphorylation. Nat Cell Biol. 2015;17:689-96 pubmed publisher
    ..Taken together, our results suggest that ATP synthase-dependent crista maturation is a key developmental process required for differentiation independent of oxidative phosphorylation. ..
  4. Caggese C, Ragone G, Perrini B, Moschetti R, De Pinto V, Caizzi R, et al. Identification of nuclear genes encoding mitochondrial proteins: isolation of a collection of D. melanogaster cDNAs homologous to sequences in the Human Gene Index database. Mol Gen Genet. 1999;261:64-70 pubmed
    ..Our experimental strategy represents an efficient approach to the identification and interspecies comparison of genes encoding products targeted to the mitochondrion. ..