Genomes and Genes
Gene Symbol: Myh8
Description: myosin, heavy polypeptide 8, skeletal muscle, perinatal
Alias: 4832426G23Rik, AI327267, MyHC-pn, Myhs-p, Myhsp, mKIAA4211, myHC-perinatal, myosin heavy chain 8, myosin heavy chain, skeletal muscle, perinatal, myosin-8
- Skeletal muscle phenotypes initiated by ectopic MyoD in transgenic mouse heartJ H Miner
Division of Biology, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena 91125
Development 114:853-60. 1992....
- The inhibition of differentiation caused by TGFbeta in fetal myoblasts is dependent upon selective expression of PKCtheta: a possible molecular basis for myoblast diversification during limb histogenesisF Zappelli
Institute of Histology and General Embryology, University of Rome La Sapienza, Italy
Dev Biol 180:156-64. 1996..They also suggest a specific role for protein kinase C theta in determining the fate of different myoblasts during muscle histogenesis...
- Acceleration of somitic myogenesis in embryos of myogenin promoter-MRF4 transgenic miceN E Block
Neuromuscular Laboratory, Massachusetts General Hospital, Charlestown 02129, USA
Dev Dyn 207:382-94. 1996..MRF function, therefore, appears to be differentially regulated in dermatomal and myotomal cells...
- A hypomorphic myogenin allele reveals distinct myogenin expression levels required for viability, skeletal muscle development, and sternum formationJ L Vivian
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
Dev Biol 208:44-55. 1999....
- Organization of human and mouse skeletal myosin heavy chain gene clusters is highly conservedA Weiss
Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 96:2958-63. 1999....
- Spatial and temporal changes in myosin heavy chain gene expression in skeletal muscle developmentB D Lu
Department of Microbiology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, Bronx, New York, 10461, USA
Dev Biol 216:312-26. 1999..The changes in MyHC RNA and protein expression are distinct in different muscles and are restricted in some cases to particular regions of the muscle and do not always reflect their distribution in the adult...
- Transdifferentiation of esophageal smooth to skeletal muscle is myogenic bHLH factor-dependentB Kablar
Institute for Molecular Biology and Biotechnology, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada L8S 4K1
Development 127:1627-39. 2000..Taken together, these results indicate that transdifferentiation is the fate of all smooth muscle cells in the upper esophagus and is normally initiated by Myf5...
- A human YAC transgene rescues craniofacial and neural tube development in PDGFRalpha knockout mice and uncovers a role for PDGFRalpha in prenatal lung growthT Sun
Wolfson Institute for Biomedical Research and Department of Biology, The Cruciform Building, University College London, Gower Street, London WC1E 6BT, UK
Development 127:4519-29. 2000..In addition, we found that the YAC transgene did not prolong survival of Patch mutant mice, indicating that genetic defects outside the PDGFRalpha locus contribute to the early embryonic lethality of Patch mice...
- Myosin heavy chain isoforms of the murine masseter muscle during pre- and post-natal developmentA Usami
Department of Anatomy, Oral Health Science Center, Tokyo Dental College, 1 2 2 Masago, Mihama ku, Chiba City, Chiba, Japan
Anat Histol Embryol 32:244-8. 2003..This suggests that the development of murine masseter muscle is closely associated with facial development...
- Contractile protein gene expression in primary myotubes of embryonic mouse hindlimb musclesM Ontell
Department of Neurobiology, Anatomy and Cell Science, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pennsylvania 15261
Development 117:1435-44. 1993..These differences indicate that there is no single coordinate pattern of expression of contractile protein genes during initial formation of the muscles of the mouse.(ABSTRACT TRUNCATED AT 400 WORDS)..
- Modulation of contractile protein gene expression in fetal murine crural muscles: emergence of muscle diversityM P Ontell
Department of Cell Biology and Physiology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pennsylvania 15261
Dev Dyn 198:203-13. 1993..abstract truncated at 400 words)..
- Muscle-specific gene expression during myogenesis in the mouseM Ontell
Department of Cell Biology and Physiology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pennsylvania 15261, USA
Microsc Res Tech 30:354-65. 1995..The differences in gene expression in these two types of muscle suggest that no single coordinated pattern of gene activation is required during the initial formation of the muscles of the mouse...
- Distinct myogenic programs of embryonic and fetal mouse muscle cells: expression of the perinatal myosin heavy chain isoform in vitroT H Smith
Day Neuromuscular Laboratory, Massachusetts General Hospital, Charlestown 02129
Dev Biol 149:16-26. 1992..Thus, the myogenic program of fetal, but not embryonic, mouse myogenic cells includes expression of the perinatal MHC isoform upon differentiation in culture...
- Three linked myosin heavy chain genes clustered within 370 kb of each other show independent transcriptional and post-transcriptional regulation during differentiation of a mouse muscle cell lineR D Cox
Department of Molecular Biology, Pasteur Institute, CNRS UA 1148, Paris, France
Dev Biol 143:36-43. 1991..Post-transcriptional mechanisms also regulate cytoplasmic RNA accumulation of these MHC genes...
- The expression of myosin genes in developing skeletal muscle in the mouse embryoG E Lyons
Department of Molecular Biology, U R A CNRS 1148, Pasteur Institute, Paris, France
J Cell Biol 111:1465-76. 1990..The data presented are the first detailed study of myosin gene expression at these early stages of skeletal muscle development...
- Developmental pattern of mouse skeletal myosin heavy chain gene transcripts in vivo and in vitroA Weydert
Cell 49:121-9. 1987..In vitro, in the absence of the nerve, embryonic, perinatal, and adult IIB MHC mRNAs accumulate. The level of the latter two isomRNAs is influenced by culture conditions...
- Genes for skeletal muscle myosin heavy chains are clustered and are not located on the same mouse chromosome as a cardiac myosin heavy chain geneA Weydert
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 82:7183-7. 1985..This result is in contrast to that for other contractile protein genes such as the alkali myosin light chain and the actin multigene families, which are dispersed in the genome...
- Sequential accumulation of mRNAs encoding different myosin heavy chain isoforms during skeletal muscle development in vivo detected with a recombinant plasmid identified as coding for an adult fast myosin heavy chain from mouse skeletal muscleA Weydert
J Biol Chem 258:13867-74. 1983..There is thus a rapid transition after birth from fetal to adult skeletal muscle myosin heavy chain mRNA sequences...
- Myogenin is required for late but not early aspects of myogenesis during mouse developmentJ M Venuti
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston 77030
J Cell Biol 128:563-76. 1995....
- Disruption of the mouse MRF4 gene identifies multiple waves of myogenesis in the myotomeA Patapoutian
Division of Biology 156 29, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena 91125, USA
Development 121:3347-58. 1995..Finally, a later and relatively mild phenotype was detected in intercostal muscles of newborn animals...
- Slow and fast fiber isoform gene expression is systematically altered in skeletal muscle of the Sox6 mutant, p100HNobuko Hagiwara
University of California, Davis, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Rowe Program in Genetics, Davis, CA 95616, USA
Dev Dyn 234:301-11. 2005..Together with our earlier report, demonstrating early postnatal muscle defects in the Sox6 null-p100H mutant, the present results suggest that Sox6 likely plays an important role in muscle development...