Gene Symbol: Camta2
Description: calmodulin binding transcription activator 2
Alias: Kiaa0909-hp, mKIAA0909, calmodulin-binding transcription activator 2
Long C, Grueter C, Song K, Qin S, Qi X, Kong Y, et al
. Ataxia and Purkinje cell degeneration in mice lacking the CAMTA1 transcription factor. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2014;111:11521-6 pubmed publisher
..CAMTA1-mutant mice provide a model to study the molecular mechanisms of neurodegenerative diseases and for screening potential therapeutic interventions for such disorders. ..
Watters J, Dietrich W. Genetic, physical, and transcript map of the Ltxs1 region of mouse chromosome 11. Genomics. 2001;73:223-31 pubmed
..Additionally, a region of 100 kb or more is deleted in the Ltxs1 interval of some strains. Our genetic, physical, and transcript map provides an important resource for the molecular cloning of Ltxs1. ..
Song K, Backs J, McAnally J, Qi X, Gerard R, Richardson J, et al
. The transcriptional coactivator CAMTA2 stimulates cardiac growth by opposing class II histone deacetylases. Cell. 2006;125:453-66 pubmed
..These findings reveal a transcriptional regulatory mechanism that modulates cardiac growth and gene expression by linking hypertrophic signals to the cardiac genome. ..
Darlington T, McCarthy R, Cox R, Miyamoto Ditmon J, Gallego X, Ehringer M. Voluntary wheel running reduces voluntary consumption of ethanol in mice: identification of candidate genes through striatal gene expression profiling. Genes Brain Behav. 2016;15:474-90 pubmed publisher
..include multiple potassium channel genes, Oprm1, Prkcg, Stxbp1, Crhr1, Gabra3, Slc6a13, Stx1b, Pomc, Rassf5 and Camta2. After observing an overlap of many genes and functional groups previously identified in studies of initial ..