Lcn8

Summary

Gene Symbol: Lcn8
Description: lipocalin 8
Alias: 9230106L18Rik, EP17, Lcn5, mEP17, epididymal 17 kDa lipocalin, epididymal-specific lipocalin-8, lipocalin 5
Species: mouse

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Gene duplication gives rise to a new 17-kilodalton lipocalin that shows epididymal region-specific expression and testicular factor(s) regulation
    J J Lareyre
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee 37232, USA
    Endocrinology 142:1296-308. 2001
  2. ncbi The 5'-flanking region of the murine epididymal protein of 17 kilodaltons gene targets transgene expression in the epididymis
    Kichiya Suzuki
    Center for Reproductive Biology Research and Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Vanderbilt University, School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee 37232 2633, USA
    Endocrinology 144:877-86. 2003
  3. ncbi Identification, immunolocalization, regulation, and postnatal development of the lipocalin EP17 (epididymal protein of 17 kilodaltons) in the mouse and rat epididymis
    Sophie Fouchécourt
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Center for Reproductive Biology Research, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee 37232, USA
    Endocrinology 144:887-900. 2003
  4. ncbi Molecular evolution of epididymal lipocalin genes localized on mouse chromosome 2
    Kichiya Suzuki
    Department of Urologic Surgery, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Room A 1302 MCN, 1161 21st Avenue South, Nashville, TN 37232, USA
    Gene 339:49-59. 2004

Scientific Experts

  • J J Lareyre
  • Kichiya Suzuki
  • Marie Claire Orgebin-Crist
  • Robert J Matusik
  • Yoshihiko Araki
  • Sophie Fouchécourt
  • Diego Sanchez
  • Gabriel Gutierrez
  • Richard M Caprioli
  • David E Ong
  • Gary E Olson
  • Mei Ying Zhu
  • Pierre Chaurand
  • Beverly B DaGue

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. ncbi Gene duplication gives rise to a new 17-kilodalton lipocalin that shows epididymal region-specific expression and testicular factor(s) regulation
    J J Lareyre
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee 37232, USA
    Endocrinology 142:1296-308. 2001
    ..The analysis of the open reading frame showed that the new gene encoded a putative 17-kDa lipocalin (named mEP17) related to mE-RABP...
  2. ncbi The 5'-flanking region of the murine epididymal protein of 17 kilodaltons gene targets transgene expression in the epididymis
    Kichiya Suzuki
    Center for Reproductive Biology Research and Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Vanderbilt University, School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee 37232 2633, USA
    Endocrinology 144:877-86. 2003
    ..The murine epididymal protein of 17 kDa (mEP17) gene, a novel gene homologous to mE-RABP, is located within 5 kb of the 5'-flanking region of the mE-RABP gene...
  3. ncbi Identification, immunolocalization, regulation, and postnatal development of the lipocalin EP17 (epididymal protein of 17 kilodaltons) in the mouse and rat epididymis
    Sophie Fouchécourt
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Center for Reproductive Biology Research, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee 37232, USA
    Endocrinology 144:887-900. 2003
    ..We have previously reported that two lipocalin genes, mERABP (mouse epididymal retinoic acid binding protein), and mEP17 (mouse epididymal protein of 17 kDa), derived from an ancestral gene, are specifically expressed in the epididymis...
  4. ncbi Molecular evolution of epididymal lipocalin genes localized on mouse chromosome 2
    Kichiya Suzuki
    Department of Urologic Surgery, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Room A 1302 MCN, 1161 21st Avenue South, Nashville, TN 37232, USA
    Gene 339:49-59. 2004
    We previously identified two murine secretory proteins, mE-RABP(Lcn5) and mEP17(Lcn8), belonging to the lipocalin family and specifically expressed in the epididymis. The genes are contiguous and localized on mouse chromosome 2...