Gene Symbol: nessy
Description: nessy
Alias: CG9655, Dmel\CG9655, Nes, nessy, CG9655-PA, CG9655-PB, CG9655-PC, nes-PA, nes-PB, nes-PC
Species: fruit fly

Top Publications

  1. Maurel Zaffran C, Chauvet S, Jullien N, Miassod R, Pradel J, Aragnol D. nessy, an evolutionary conserved gene controlled by Hox proteins during Drosophila embryogenesis. Mech Dev. 1999;86:159-63 pubmed
    From a library of DNA fragments associated with Ultrabithorax protein in vivo, we have isolated nessy, a new Drosophila gene that encodes a putative transmembrane protein conserved in evolution from Caenorhabditis elegans, to human...
  2. Hofmann K. A superfamily of membrane-bound O-acyltransferases with implications for wnt signaling. Trends Biochem Sci. 2000;25:111-2 pubmed
  3. Steinhauer J, Gijón M, Riekhof W, Voelker D, Murphy R, Treisman J. Drosophila lysophospholipid acyltransferases are specifically required for germ cell development. Mol Biol Cell. 2009;20:5224-35 pubmed publisher
    ..We have found that the Drosophila homologues of MBOAT1, Oysgedart (Oys), Nessy (Nes), and Farjavit (Frj), are lysophospholipid acyltransferases...
  4. Ben David G, Miller E, Steinhauer J. Drosophila spermatid individualization is sensitive to temperature and fatty acid metabolism. Spermatogenesis. 2015;5:e1006089 pubmed
    ..i>Drosophila Lands Cycle ATs oys and nes, as well as 7 predicted PLA2 genes, are expressed in the male reproductive tract...