COX7A

Summary

Gene Symbol: COX7A
Description: Cytochrome c oxidase subunit 7A
Alias: CG9603, COXJ, COXK, Cox7a, Dmel\CG9603, VIIa, cytochrome c oxidase subunit 7A, CG9603-PA, CG9603-PB, COX7A-PA, COX7A-PB, cytochrome c oxidase VIIa, cytochrome c oxidase polypeptide VIIa
Species: fruit fly

Top Publications

  1. Szuplewski S, Terracol R. The cyclope gene of Drosophila encodes a cytochrome c oxidase subunit VIc homolog. Genetics. 2001;158:1629-43 pubmed
    ..A search in the Genome Annotation Database of Drosophila revealed the absence of subunit VIIb and the presence of 9 putative nuclear cytochrome c oxidase subunits with high identity scores when compared to the 10 human subunits. ..
  2. Porcelli D, Oliva M, Duchi S, Latorre D, Cavaliere V, Barsanti P, et al. Genetic, functional and evolutionary characterization of scox, the Drosophila melanogaster ortholog of the human SCO1 gene. Mitochondrion. 2010;10:433-48 pubmed publisher
  3. Kemppainen K, Rinne J, Sriram A, Lakanmaa M, Zeb A, Tuomela T, et al. Expression of alternative oxidase in Drosophila ameliorates diverse phenotypes due to cytochrome oxidase deficiency. Hum Mol Genet. 2014;23:2078-93 pubmed publisher
    ..These findings confirm the potential utility of alternative respiratory chain enzymes as tools to combat mitochondrial disease, while indicating important limitations thereof. ..
  4. Chen K, Koe C, Xing Z, Tian X, Rossi F, Wang C, et al. Arl2- and Msps-dependent microtubule growth governs asymmetric division. J Cell Biol. 2016;212:661-76 pubmed publisher
    ..Therefore, Arl2- and Msps-dependent microtubule growth is a new paradigm regulating asymmetric division of neural stem cells. ..