esr1

Summary

Gene Symbol: esr1
Description: estrogen receptor 1
Alias: estrogen receptor, ER a, estrogen receptor a, estrogen receptor alpha deletion variant 1, estrogen receptor alpha deletion variant 16, estrogen receptor alpha deletion variant 17, estrogen receptor alpha deletion variant 2, estrogen receptor alpha deletion variant 3 short delta 2-7, estrogen receptor alpha deletion variant 4 long delta 2-7, estrogen receptor alpha deletion variant 5 delta 2-3, estrogen receptor alpha deletion variant 6 delta 2.5, estrogen receptor alpha deletion variant 7 delta 2-3.5 delta 6-8, estrogen receptor alpha variant 10, estrogen receptor alpha variant 11, estrogen receptor alpha variant 12, estrogen receptor alpha variant 13, estrogen receptor alpha variant 14, estrogen receptor alpha variant 15, estrogen receptor alpha variant delta 2.75
Species: killifish

Top Publications

  1. Urushitani H, Nakai M, Inanaga H, Shimohigashi Y, Shimizu A, Katsu Y, et al. Cloning and characterization of estrogen receptor alpha in mummichog, Fundulus heteroclitus. Mol Cell Endocrinol. 2003;203:41-50 pubmed
    ..mechanism by which exogenous estrogens caused these developmental effects, we determined the sequence of an estrogen receptor (ER) coding region, encoded by 620 amino acid residues...
  2. Greytak S, Callard G. Cloning of three estrogen receptors (ER) from killifish (Fundulus heteroclitus): differences in populations from polluted and reference environments. Gen Comp Endocrinol. 2007;150:174-88 pubmed publisher
    ..We conclude that contaminants in the NBH environment impact molecular components of the estrogen signaling pathways in resident killifish populations. Whether these changes are transient or heritable requires further study...