Gas41

Summary

Gene Symbol: Gas41
Description: Gas41
Alias: CG9207, Dmel\CG9207, GAS41, dGas41, Gas41, CG9207-PA, Gas41-PA
Species: fruit fly

Top Publications

  1. Harborth J, Weber K, Osborn M. GAS41, a highly conserved protein in eukaryotic nuclei, binds to NuMA. J Biol Chem. 2000;275:31979-85 pubmed
    ..It was identical to GAS41, a sequence amplified in human gliomas...
  2. Kusch T, Florens L, Macdonald W, Swanson S, Glaser R, Yates J, et al. Acetylation by Tip60 is required for selective histone variant exchange at DNA lesions. Science. 2004;306:2084-7 pubmed
    ..Thus, these data reveal a previously unknown mechanism for selective histone exchange that uses the concerted action of two distinct chromatin-remodeling enzymes within the same multiprotein complex. ..
  3. Raisner R, Madhani H. Patterning chromatin: form and function for H2A.Z variant nucleosomes. Curr Opin Genet Dev. 2006;16:119-24 pubmed
    ..This chromatin pattern is generated through the action of a DNA deposition signal and a specific pattern of histone tail acetylation. ..
  4. Gandhi S, Bag I, Sengupta S, Pal Bhadra M, Bhadra U. Drosophila oncogene Gas41 is an RNA interference modulator that intersects heterochromatin and the small interfering RNA pathway. FEBS J. 2015;282:153-73 pubmed publisher
    Glioma amplified sequence41 (Gas41) is a highly conserved putative transcription factor that is frequently abundant in human gliomas. Gas41 shows oncogenic activity by promoting cell growth and viability...