Gene Symbol: Cpr72Ec
Description: Cuticular protein 72Ec
Alias: CG4784, CT15377, Dmel\CG4784, cuticular protein 72Ec, CG4784-PA, Cpr72Ec-PA
Species: fruit fly

Top Publications

  1. Han J, Gong P, Reddig K, Mitra M, Guo P, Li H. The fly CAMTA transcription factor potentiates deactivation of rhodopsin, a G protein-coupled light receptor. Cell. 2006;127:847-58 pubmed
    ..Our data suggest that calmodulin/CAMTA/Fbxl4 may mediate a long-term feedback regulation of the activity of Ca(2+)-stimulating GPCRs, which could prevent cell damage due to extra Ca(2+) influx. ..
  2. Liu F, Baggerman G, D Hertog W, Verleyen P, Schoofs L, Wets G. In silico identification of new secretory peptide genes in Drosophila melanogaster. Mol Cell Proteomics. 2006;5:510-22 pubmed
    ..This bioinformatic study opens perspectives for the genome-wide analysis of peptide genes in other eukaryotic model organisms. ..
  3. Cao J, Li Y, Xia W, Reddig K, Hu W, Xie W, et al. A Drosophila metallophosphoesterase mediates deglycosylation of rhodopsin. EMBO J. 2011;30:3701-13 pubmed publisher
    ..These observations suggest that the glycosylation status of membrane proteins is controlled through phosphorylation/dephosphorylation, and that MPPE acts as the phosphoesterase in this regulation. ..
  4. Kang L, Aggarwal D, Rashkovetsky E, Korol A, Michalak P. Rapid genomic changes in Drosophila melanogaster adapting to desiccation stress in an experimental evolution system. BMC Genomics. 2016;17:233 pubmed publisher
    ..Desiccation stress, a common challenge to many organisms inhabiting dry environments, proves to be a very potent selecting factor having a big impact on genome diversity. ..
  5. Rodriguez J, Tang C, Khodor Y, Vodala S, Menet J, Rosbash M. Nascent-Seq analysis of Drosophila cycling gene expression. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2013;110:E275-84 pubmed publisher
    ..The same comparison for core clock gene mRNAs gives rise to a qualitatively similar conclusion. The data therefore indicate a significant quantitative contribution of post transcriptional regulation to mRNA cycling. ..
  6. Ma L, Ma J, Xu K. Effect of spaceflight on the circadian rhythm, lifespan and gene expression of Drosophila melanogaster. PLoS ONE. 2015;10:e0121600 pubmed publisher