Gene Symbol: mri
Description: mrityu
Alias: CG1216, Dmel\CG1216, Mri, mrityu, CG1216-PA, CG1216-PB, CG1216-PE, mri-PA, mri-PB, mri-PE
Species: fruit fly

Top Publications

  1. Tsubouchi A, Caldwell J, Tracey W. Dendritic filopodia, Ripped Pocket, NOMPC, and NMDARs contribute to the sense of touch in Drosophila larvae. Curr Biol. 2012;22:2124-34 pubmed publisher
    ..These cells show physiological responses to force. Ion channels in several force-sensing gene families are required for behavioral sensitivity to touch and for the formation of the actin-rich sensory filopodia. ..
  2. Martinez Agosto J, McCabe E. Conserved family of glycerol kinase loci in Drosophila melanogaster. Mol Genet Metab. 2006;88:334-45 pubmed
    ..Investigation of GK function in Drosophila will inform us about the role of this enzyme in development and will provide us with a tool to examine genetic modifiers of human metabolic disorders. ..
  3. Rusconi J, Challa U. Drosophila Mrityu encodes a BTB/POZ domain-containing protein and is expressed dynamically during development. Int J Dev Biol. 2007;51:259-63 pubmed
    We report the identification and characterization of expression of a new gene in Drosophila, which we have named Mrityu (Mri)...