Gene Symbol: Ctsr
Description: cathepsin R
Alias: AI428350, cathepsin R, lysosomal cysteine protease
Species: mouse
Products:     Ctsr

Top Publications

  1. Sol Church K, Frenck J, Bertenshaw G, Mason R. Characterization of mouse cathepsin R, a new member of a family of placentally expressed cysteine proteases. Biochim Biophys Acta. 2000;1492:488-92 pubmed
    A new mouse cysteine protease, termed cathepsin R, has been identified. The complete nucleotide sequence of this gene was derived from a set of cDNAs generated from 15.5-day mouse placenta...
  2. Ishida M, Ono K, Taguchi S, Ohashi S, Naito J, Horiguchi K, et al. Cathepsin gene expression in mouse placenta during the latter half of pregnancy. J Reprod Dev. 2004;50:515-23 pubmed
    ..Double staining studies of cathepsin Q or cathepsin R mRNA by in situ hybridization followed by immunohistochemical staining of mPL-II in the same section revealed ..
  3. Shalom Barak T, Zhang X, Chu T, Timothy Schaiff W, Reddy J, Xu J, et al. Placental PPAR? regulates spatiotemporally diverse genes and a unique metabolic network. Dev Biol. 2012;372:143-55 pubmed publisher
    ..These findings offer insights not only into the placental functions of PPAR?, but also into unique, previously unsuspected biosynthetic functions of trophoblasts. ..
  4. Zimonjic D, Liu J, Xu W, Zhou X, Popescu N, Shi G. Assignment of murine placental cathepsin R to mouse chromosome bands 13B2-B3 by fluorescence in situ hybridization. Cytogenet Genome Res. 2005;111:96 pubmed
  5. Kim J, Frey W, He H, Kim H, Ekram M, Bakshi A, et al. Peg3 mutational effects on reproduction and placenta-specific gene families. PLoS ONE. 2013;8:e83359 pubmed publisher