Gene Symbol: CG17450
Description: uncharacterized protein
Alias: Dmel\CG17450, uncharacterized protein, CG17450-PA, CG17450-PB, CG17450-PC, tektin
Species: fruit fly

Top Publications

  1. Dorus S, Freeman Z, Parker E, Heath B, Karr T. Recent origins of sperm genes in Drosophila. Mol Biol Evol. 2008;25:2157-66 pubmed publisher
    ..The expanded Mst35B (protamine) and tektin gene families are the result of tandem duplication events with all family members displaying testis-specific ..
  2. Potapova M, Nefedova L, Kim A. [Analysis of the structure and expression of the cluster of Drosophila melanogaster genes DIP1, CG32500, CG32819, and CG14476 in the flamenco gene region]. Genetika. 2009;45:1324-31 pubmed
    ..The genes of the cluster were found to be highly conserved in genomes of different species, but in none of them, except D. sechellia, the structural organization of the region repeats the structure of the D. melanogaster cluster. ..
  3. Greenspan L, Clark A. Associations between Variation in X Chromosome Male Reproductive Genes and Sperm Competitive Ability in Drosophila melanogaster. Int J Evol Biol. 2011;2011:214280 pubmed publisher
    ..This suggests that much of the male reproductive variation lies outside of genes that encode seminal proteins. ..