Gene Symbol: LOC105937232
Description: aryl hydrocarbon receptor-like
Alias: AHR1, aryl hydrocarbon receptor-like, aryl hydrocarbon receptor 1 beta
Species: killifish

Top Publications

  1. Karchner S, Powell W, Hahn M. Identification and functional characterization of two highly divergent aryl hydrocarbon receptors (AHR1 and AHR2) in the teleost Fundulus heteroclitus. Evidence for a novel subfamily of ligand-binding basic helix loop helix-Per-ARNT-Sim (bHLH-PAS) fa. J Biol Chem. 1999;274:33814-24 pubmed
    ..Phylogenetic analysis demonstrated that Fundulus AHR1 is an ortholog of mammalian AHRs, while AHR2 forms in Fundulus and other fish are paralogous to Fundulus AHR1 and ..
  2. Karchner S, Franks D, Powell W, Hahn M. Regulatory interactions among three members of the vertebrate aryl hydrocarbon receptor family: AHR repressor, AHR1, and AHR2. J Biol Chem. 2002;277:6949-59 pubmed publisher
    ..whereas many fish species, including the Atlantic killifish (Fundulus heteroclitus) possess two distinct AHR genes (AHR1 and a novel form, AHR2)...
  3. Hahn M, Karchner S, Franks D, Merson R. Aryl hydrocarbon receptor polymorphisms and dioxin resistance in Atlantic killifish (Fundulus heteroclitus). Pharmacogenetics. 2004;14:131-43 pubmed
    ..Here, we report that the killifish AHR1 locus is highly polymorphic and that the frequencies of the major allele types differ between dioxin-sensitive and ..