Gene Symbol: Notch2
Description: notch 2
Alias: AI853703, neurogenic locus notch homolog protein 2, Motch B, Notch gene homolog 2
Species: mouse
Products:     Notch2

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  1. Saga Y, Hata N, Koseki H, Taketo M. Mesp2: a novel mouse gene expressed in the presegmented mesoderm and essential for segmentation initiation. Genes Dev. 1997;11:1827-39 pubmed
    ..of the metameric features, altered expression of Mox-1, Pax-1, and Dll1, and lack of expression of Notch1, Notch2, and FGFR1 suggested that MesP2 controls sclerotomal polarity by regulating the signaling systems mediated by ..
  2. Bussen M, Petry M, Schuster Gossler K, Leitges M, Gossler A, Kispert A. The T-box transcription factor Tbx18 maintains the separation of anterior and posterior somite compartments. Genes Dev. 2004;18:1209-21 pubmed
    ..In summary, Tbx18 appears to act downstream of Mesp2 and Delta/Notch signaling to maintain the separation of anterior and posterior somite compartments. ..
  3. Moran S, Cariappa A, Liu H, Muir B, Sgroi D, Boboila C, et al. Synergism between NF-kappa B1/p50 and Notch2 during the development of marginal zone B lymphocytes. J Immunol. 2007;179:195-200 pubmed
    NF-kappaB1 and Notch2 are both required for the development of marginal zone (MZ) B cells...
  4. Ito T, Udaka N, Yazawa T, Okudela K, Hayashi H, Sudo T, et al. Basic helix-loop-helix transcription factors regulate the neuroendocrine differentiation of fetal mouse pulmonary epithelium. Development. 2000;127:3913-21 pubmed
    ..Expression of Notch1, Notch2, Notch3 and Notch4 mRNAs in the mouse lung increased with age, and Notch1 mRNA was expressed in a Hes1-dependent ..
  5. Kitamoto T, Takahashi K, Takimoto H, Tomizuka K, Hayasaka M, Tabira T, et al. Functional redundancy of the Notch gene family during mouse embryogenesis: analysis of Notch gene expression in Notch3-deficient mice. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2005;331:1154-62 pubmed
    ..we found that a deficiency in Notch3 did not affect the expression of Notch1, 2, and 4, and that either Notch1 or Notch2, or sometimes both, was always expressed in all Notch3-expressing tissues examined...
  6. Dumortier A, Durham A, Di Piazza M, Vauclair S, Koch U, Ferrand G, et al. Atopic dermatitis-like disease and associated lethal myeloproliferative disorder arise from loss of Notch signaling in the murine skin. PLoS ONE. 2010;5:e9258 pubmed publisher
    ..We demonstrate that skin-specific inactivation of Notch1 and Notch2 simultaneously, or RBP-J, induces the development of a severe form of atopic dermatitis (AD), characterized by ..
  7. Maekawa Y, Minato Y, Ishifune C, Kurihara T, Kitamura A, Kojima H, et al. Notch2 integrates signaling by the transcription factors RBP-J and CREB1 to promote T cell cytotoxicity. Nat Immunol. 2008;9:1140-7 pubmed publisher
    ..We show here that Notch2-deficient T cells had impaired differentiation into cytotoxic T lymphocytes...
  8. Kodama Y, Hijikata M, Kageyama R, Shimotohno K, Chiba T. The role of notch signaling in the development of intrahepatic bile ducts. Gastroenterology. 2004;127:1775-86 pubmed
    ..Here we investigated the role of Notch signaling in IHBD development. The expression patterns of Jagged1, Notch2, and Hes1 during mouse liver development were analyzed by semiquantitative reverse-transcription polymerase chain ..
  9. Kijima M, Yamaguchi T, Ishifune C, Maekawa Y, Koyanagi A, Yagita H, et al. Dendritic cell-mediated NK cell activation is controlled by Jagged2-Notch interaction. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2008;105:7010-5 pubmed publisher
    ..Ligation of Notch2 on NK cells enhanced their cytotoxic activity, and Jag2-DC or CpG-treated DC-mediated NK cell cytotoxicity was ..

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  1. Solecki D, Liu X, Tomoda T, Fang Y, Hatten M. Activated Notch2 signaling inhibits differentiation of cerebellar granule neuron precursors by maintaining proliferation. Neuron. 2001;31:557-68 pubmed
    ..b>Notch2 is specifically expressed in proliferating GNPs in the EGL...
  2. Mitsiadis T, Henrique D, Thesleff I, Lendahl U. Mouse Serrate-1 (Jagged-1): expression in the developing tooth is regulated by epithelial-mesenchymal interactions and fibroblast growth factor-4. Development. 1997;124:1473-83 pubmed
    ..This indicates that, at least during tooth development, the expression patterns observed for receptors and ligands in the Notch signaling pathway are generated by different induction mechanisms. ..
  3. Sugimoto K, Maekawa Y, Kitamura A, Nishida J, Koyanagi A, Yagita H, et al. Notch2 signaling is required for potent antitumor immunity in vivo. J Immunol. 2010;184:4673-8 pubmed publisher
    ..In this study, we demonstrate that signaling by Notch2 but not Notch1 in CD8(+) T cells is required for antitumor CTL responses...
  4. Lewis K, Caton M, Bogunovic M, Greter M, Grajkowska L, Ng D, et al. Notch2 receptor signaling controls functional differentiation of dendritic cells in the spleen and intestine. Immunity. 2011;35:780-91 pubmed publisher
    ..We report that DC-specific deletion of the Notch2 receptor caused a reduction of DC populations in the spleen...
  5. Varadkar P, Kraman M, Despres D, Ma G, Lozier J, McCright B. Notch2 is required for the proliferation of cardiac neural crest-derived smooth muscle cells. Dev Dyn. 2008;237:1144-52 pubmed publisher
    ..In our study, we use Cre-Lox technology to inactivate Notch2 in several cardiac cell lineages to determine the functional requirements for Notch2 during mammalian heart ..
  6. Larsson C, Lardelli M, White I, Lendahl U. The human NOTCH1, 2, and 3 genes are located at chromosome positions 9q34, 1p13-p11, and 19p13.2-p13.1 in regions of neoplasia-associated translocation. Genomics. 1994;24:253-8 pubmed human metaphase chromosomes, and the results, combined with data from somatic cell hybrid panels, show that the NOTCH2 and 3 genes are located at positions 1p13-p11 and 19p13.2-p13...
  7. Higuchi M, Kiyama H, Hayakawa T, Hamada Y, Tsujimoto Y. Differential expression of Notch1 and Notch2 in developing and adult mouse brain. Brain Res Mol Brain Res. 1995;29:263-72 pubmed
    ..Mammals have more than one Notch gene homolog, e.g. Notch1 and Notch2. Here, in order to determine the role of Notch genes in the mouse nervous system, we used in situ hybridization to ..
  8. High F, Zhang M, Proweller A, Tu L, Parmacek M, Pear W, et al. An essential role for Notch in neural crest during cardiovascular development and smooth muscle differentiation. J Clin Invest. 2007;117:353-63 pubmed
    ..These results provide a molecular and cellular framework for understanding the role of Notch signaling in the etiology of congenital heart disease. ..
  9. Restivo G, Nguyen B, Dziunycz P, Ristorcelli E, Ryan R, Özuysal Ö, et al. IRF6 is a mediator of Notch pro-differentiation and tumour suppressive function in keratinocytes. EMBO J. 2011;30:4571-85 pubmed publisher
    ..Thus, IRF6 is a primary Notch target in keratinocytes, which contributes to the role of this pathway in differentiation and tumour suppression. ..
  10. Geisler F, Nagl F, Mazur P, Lee M, Zimber Strobl U, Strobl L, et al. Liver-specific inactivation of Notch2, but not Notch1, compromises intrahepatic bile duct development in mice. Hepatology. 2008;48:607-16 pubmed publisher
    ..Developmental abnormalities of IHBD in mice doubly heterozygous for Jagged1 and Notch2 mutations propose that interactions of Jagged1 and its receptor Notch2 are crucial for normal IHBD development...
  11. Felli M, Maroder M, Mitsiadis T, Campese A, Bellavia D, Vacca A, et al. Expression pattern of notch1, 2 and 3 and Jagged1 and 2 in lymphoid and stromal thymus components: distinct ligand-receptor interactions in intrathymic T cell development. Int Immunol. 1999;11:1017-25 pubmed
  12. Moriyama M, Durham A, Moriyama H, Hasegawa K, Nishikawa S, Radtke F, et al. Multiple roles of Notch signaling in the regulation of epidermal development. Dev Cell. 2008;14:594-604 pubmed publisher
    ..Overall, we conclude that Notch signaling orchestrates the balance between differentiation and immature programs in suprabasal cells during epidermal development. ..
  13. Demehri S, Turkoz A, Kopan R. Epidermal Notch1 loss promotes skin tumorigenesis by impacting the stromal microenvironment. Cancer Cell. 2009;16:55-66 pubmed publisher
  14. Loomes K, Russo P, Ryan M, Nelson A, Underkoffler L, Glover C, et al. Bile duct proliferation in liver-specific Jag1 conditional knockout mice: effects of gene dosage. Hepatology. 2007;45:323-30 pubmed
    ..decrease Notch pathway function, we crossed the Jag1 conditional knockout mice with mice carrying the hypomorphic Notch2 allele, and bile duct anatomy remained normal...
  15. Tran I, Sandy A, Carulli A, Ebens C, Chung J, Shan G, et al. Blockade of individual Notch ligands and receptors controls graft-versus-host disease. J Clin Invest. 2013;123:1590-604 pubmed
    ..Using newly developed humanized antibodies and conditional genetic models, we demonstrate that Notch1/Notch2 receptors and the Notch ligands Delta-like1/4 mediate all the effects of Notch signaling in T cells during GVHD, ..
  16. Cheng H, Kim M, Valerius M, Surendran K, Schuster Gossler K, Gossler A, et al. Notch2, but not Notch1, is required for proximal fate acquisition in the mammalian nephron. Development. 2007;134:801-11 pubmed
    The Notch pathway regulates cell fate determination in numerous developmental processes. Here we report that Notch2 acts non-redundantly to control the processes of nephron segmentation through an Rbp-J-dependent process...
  17. Pan Y, Liu Z, Shen J, Kopan R. Notch1 and 2 cooperate in limb ectoderm to receive an early Jagged2 signal regulating interdigital apoptosis. Dev Biol. 2005;286:472-82 pubmed
    ..Thus, Notch signaling plays a non-autonomous role in digit septation. ..
  18. Hahn K, Beres B, Rowton M, Skinner M, Chang Y, Rawls A, et al. A deficiency of lunatic fringe is associated with cystic dilation of the rete testis. Reproduction. 2009;137:79-93 pubmed publisher
    ..Further, the dye studies demonstrated that many lunatic fringe mutant males had partial blocks of the connection between the rete testis and the efferent ducts bilaterally. ..
  19. Takahashi Y, Koizumi K, Takagi A, Kitajima S, Inoue T, Koseki H, et al. Mesp2 initiates somite segmentation through the Notch signalling pathway. Nat Genet. 2000;25:390-6 pubmed
    ..Therefore, Mesp2- and Ps1-dependent activation of Notch-signalling pathways might differentially regulate Dll1 expression, resulting in the establishment of the rostro-caudal polarity of somites. ..
  20. Okuyama R, Nguyen B, Talora C, Ogawa E, Tommasi di Vignano A, Lioumi M, et al. High commitment of embryonic keratinocytes to terminal differentiation through a Notch1-caspase 3 regulatory mechanism. Dev Cell. 2004;6:551-62 pubmed
    ..Thus, a Notch1-caspase 3 regulatory mechanism underlies the intrinsically high commitment of embryonic keratinocytes to terminal differentiation. ..
  21. Fukushima H, Nakao A, Okamoto F, Shin M, Kajiya H, Sakano S, et al. The association of Notch2 and NF-kappaB accelerates RANKL-induced osteoclastogenesis. Mol Cell Biol. 2008;28:6402-12 pubmed publisher
    ..In the present study, we show that RANKL induces expression of Jagged1 and Notch2 in bone marrow macrophages during osteoclast differentiation...
  22. McCright B, Gao X, Shen L, Lozier J, Lan Y, Maguire M, et al. Defects in development of the kidney, heart and eye vasculature in mice homozygous for a hypomorphic Notch2 mutation. Development. 2001;128:491-502 pubmed
    ..To assess the in vivo role of the Notch2 gene, we constructed a targeted mutation, Notch2(del1)...
  23. Hampel F, Ehrenberg S, Hojer C, Draeseke A, Marschall Schröter G, Kühn R, et al. CD19-independent instruction of murine marginal zone B-cell development by constitutive Notch2 signaling. Blood. 2011;118:6321-31 pubmed publisher
    B cell-specific gene ablation of Notch2 results in the loss of the marginal zone (MZ) B-cell lineage...
  24. Fujimura S, Jiang Q, Kobayashi C, Nishinakamura R. Notch2 activation in the embryonic kidney depletes nephron progenitors. J Am Soc Nephrol. 2010;21:803-10 pubmed publisher
    Successive activation of Wnt4 and Notch2 generates nephrons from the metanephric mesenchyme...
  25. Dong Y, Jesse A, Kohn A, Gunnell L, Honjo T, Zuscik M, et al. RBPjkappa-dependent Notch signaling regulates mesenchymal progenitor cell proliferation and differentiation during skeletal development. Development. 2010;137:1461-71 pubmed publisher
    ..Finally, Hes1 was identified as an RBPjkappa-dependent Notch target gene important for MPC maintenance and the suppression of in vitro chondrogenesis. ..
  26. Bai S, Kopan R, Zou W, Hilton M, Ong C, Long F, et al. NOTCH1 regulates osteoclastogenesis directly in osteoclast precursors and indirectly via osteoblast lineage cells. J Biol Chem. 2008;283:6509-18 pubmed
    ..These observations raise caution that therapeutic inhibition of NOTCH signaling may adversely accelerate bone loss in humans. ..
  27. Hilton M, Tu X, Wu X, Bai S, Zhao H, Kobayashi T, et al. Notch signaling maintains bone marrow mesenchymal progenitors by suppressing osteoblast differentiation. Nat Med. 2008;14:306-14 pubmed publisher
    ..Thus, mesenchymal progenitors may be expanded in vitro by activating the Notch pathway, whereas bone formation in vivo may be enhanced by transiently suppressing this pathway. ..
  28. Johnston S, Rauskolb C, Wilson R, Prabhakaran B, Irvine K, Vogt T. A family of mammalian Fringe genes implicated in boundary determination and the Notch pathway. Development. 1997;124:2245-54 pubmed
    ..When misexpressed in the developing Drosophila wing imaginal disc the mouse Fringe genes exhibit conserved and differential effects on boundary determination. ..
  29. Besseyrias V, Fiorini E, Strobl L, Zimber Strobl U, Dumortier A, Koch U, et al. Hierarchy of Notch-Delta interactions promoting T cell lineage commitment and maturation. J Exp Med. 2007;204:331-43 pubmed
    ..Collectively, our results establish a hierarchy of Notch-Delta interactions in which N1-DL4 exhibits the greatest capacity to induce and support T cell development. ..
  30. Loomes K, Taichman D, Glover C, Williams P, Markowitz J, Piccoli D, et al. Characterization of Notch receptor expression in the developing mammalian heart and liver. Am J Med Genet. 2002;112:181-9 pubmed
    ..In the developing heart, both Notch1 and Notch2 are expressed in the outflow tracts and the epicardium, in specific cell populations previously shown to express ..
  31. McCright B, Lozier J, Gridley T. Generation of new Notch2 mutant alleles. Genesis. 2006;44:29-33 pubmed
    ..We previously described construction and analysis of a hypomorphic allele of the Notch2 gene...
  32. Nakhai H, Siveke J, Klein B, Mendoza Torres L, Mazur P, Algül H, et al. Conditional ablation of Notch signaling in pancreatic development. Development. 2008;135:2757-65 pubmed publisher
    The role of the Notch signaling members Notch1, Notch2 and Rbpj in exocrine pancreatic development is not well defined...
  33. Yang Q, Bermingham N, Finegold M, Zoghbi H. Requirement of Math1 for secretory cell lineage commitment in the mouse intestine. Science. 2001;294:2155-8 pubmed
    ..The continuous rapid renewal of these cells makes the intestinal epithelium a model system for the study of stem cell regeneration and lineage commitment...
  34. Lewis A, Frantz G, Carpenter D, de Sauvage F, Gao W. Distinct expression patterns of notch family receptors and ligands during development of the mammalian inner ear. Mech Dev. 1998;78:159-63 pubmed
    ..Their expression persists into adult. Notch2, Notch3, Notch4, and Delta1 are excluded from the inner ear epithelia...
  35. Pan Y, Lin M, Tian X, Cheng H, Gridley T, Shen J, et al. gamma-secretase functions through Notch signaling to maintain skin appendages but is not required for their patterning or initial morphogenesis. Dev Cell. 2004;7:731-43 pubmed
  36. Zhang C, Yang J, Zhang J, Li L, Huang L, Ji S, et al. Notch signaling is involved in ovarian follicle development by regulating granulosa cell proliferation. Endocrinology. 2011;152:2437-47 pubmed publisher
    ..In conclusion, Notch signaling is involved in follicular development by regulating granulosa cell proliferation...
  37. Hamada Y, Kadokawa Y, Okabe M, Ikawa M, Coleman J, Tsujimoto Y. Mutation in ankyrin repeats of the mouse Notch2 gene induces early embryonic lethality. Development. 1999;126:3415-24 pubmed
    ..Using gene targeting procedures, we disrupted the mouse Notch2 gene by replacing all but one of the ankyrin repeat sequences in the cytoplasmic domain with the E...
  38. Tchorz J, Kinter J, Muller M, Tornillo L, Heim M, Bettler B. Notch2 signaling promotes biliary epithelial cell fate specification and tubulogenesis during bile duct development in mice. Hepatology. 2009;50:871-9 pubmed publisher
    ..Alagille syndrome patients, who suffer from bile duct paucity, carry Jagged1 and Notch2 mutations, indicating that Notch2 signaling is important for IHBD development...
  39. Lozier J, McCright B, Gridley T. Notch signaling regulates bile duct morphogenesis in mice. PLoS ONE. 2008;3:e1851 pubmed publisher
    ..We described previously that mice doubly heterozygous for Jag1 and Notch2 mutations are an excellent model for Alagille syndrome...
  40. Komine O, Nagaoka M, Watase K, Gutmann D, Tanigaki K, Honjo T, et al. The monolayer formation of Bergmann glial cells is regulated by Notch/RBP-J signaling. Dev Biol. 2007;311:238-50 pubmed
    ..Moreover, Notch receptors are expressed in Bergmann glia during development. Here, we have deleted the Notch1, Notch2 and RBP-J genes in the Bergmann glia by GFAP-driven, Cre-mediated recombination, to study the role of Notch-RBP-J-..
  41. Witt C, Hurez V, Swindle C, Hamada Y, Klug C. Activated Notch2 potentiates CD8 lineage maturation and promotes the selective development of B1 B cells. Mol Cell Biol. 2003;23:8637-50 pubmed
    Although studies have shown that the Notch2 family member is critical for embryonic development, little is known concerning its role in hematopoiesis...
  42. Sekine C, Koyanagi A, Koyama N, Hozumi K, Chiba S, Yagita H. Differential regulation of osteoclastogenesis by Notch2/Delta-like 1 and Notch1/Jagged1 axes. Arthritis Res Ther. 2012;14:R45 pubmed publisher
    ..Enhancement of osteoclastogenesis by agonistic anti-Notch2 mAb suggested that Dll1 promoted osteoclastogenesis via Notch2, while suppression by agonistic anti-Notch1 mAb ..
  43. Xu K, Nieuwenhuis E, Cohen B, Wang W, Canty A, Danska J, et al. Lunatic Fringe-mediated Notch signaling is required for lung alveogenesis. Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol. 2010;298:L45-56 pubmed publisher
    ..A similar defect was observed in Notch2(beta-geo/+)Notch3(beta-geo/beta-geo) compound mutant mice but not in Notch2(beta-geo/+) or Notch3(beta-geo/beta-..
  44. Hahn K, Johnson J, Beres B, Howard S, Wilson Rawls J. Lunatic fringe null female mice are infertile due to defects in meiotic maturation. Development. 2005;132:817-28 pubmed
    ..This represents a new role for the Notch signaling pathway and lunatic fringe in mammalian folliculogenesis. ..
  45. Possot C, Schmutz S, Chea S, Boucontet L, Louise A, Cumano A, et al. Notch signaling is necessary for adult, but not fetal, development of ROR?t(+) innate lymphoid cells. Nat Immunol. 2011;12:949-58 pubmed publisher the fetal liver environment, adult bone marrow-derived ROR?t(+) ILCs matured outside the bone marrow, in a Notch2-dependent manner...
  46. Saito T, Chiba S, Ichikawa M, Kunisato A, Asai T, Shimizu K, et al. Notch2 is preferentially expressed in mature B cells and indispensable for marginal zone B lineage development. Immunity. 2003;18:675-85 pubmed
    ..The significance of Notch1 during thymocyte development is well characterized, but the function of Notch2 is poorly understood...
  47. Boyle S, Kim M, Valerius M, McMahon A, Kopan R. Notch pathway activation can replace the requirement for Wnt4 and Wnt9b in mesenchymal-to-epithelial transition of nephron stem cells. Development. 2011;138:4245-54 pubmed publisher
    ..After MET, Notch provides an instructive signal directing cells towards the proximal tubule lineage at the expense of other renal epithelial fates. ..
  48. Demehri S, Liu Z, Lee J, Lin M, Crosby S, Roberts C, et al. Notch-deficient skin induces a lethal systemic B-lymphoproliferative disorder by secreting TSLP, a sentinel for epidermal integrity. PLoS Biol. 2008;6:e123 pubmed publisher
    ..These observations demonstrate that local skin perturbations can drive a lethal systemic disease and have important implications for a wide range of humoral and autoimmune diseases with skin manifestations. ..
  49. Tan J, Xu K, Cretegny K, Visan I, Yuan J, Egan S, et al. Lunatic and manic fringe cooperatively enhance marginal zone B cell precursor competition for delta-like 1 in splenic endothelial niches. Immunity. 2009;30:254-63 pubmed publisher
    b>Notch2 activation induced by Delta-like-1 (DL1) drives development of splenic marginal zone (MZ) B cells, an innate-like lineage that protects against sepsis...
  50. Surendran K, Boyle S, Barak H, Kim M, Stomberski C, McCright B, et al. The contribution of Notch1 to nephron segmentation in the developing kidney is revealed in a sensitized Notch2 background and can be augmented by reducing Mint dosage. Dev Biol. 2010;337:386-95 pubmed publisher
    We previously determined that Notch2, and not Notch1, was required for forming proximal nephron segments...
  51. Swiatek P, Lindsell C, del Amo F, Weinmaster G, Gridley T. Notch1 is essential for postimplantation development in mice. Genes Dev. 1994;8:707-19 pubmed
    ..Examination of the RNA expression pattern of the Notch2 gene, another Notch gene family member, indicated that it partially overlapped the Notch1 expression pattern...
  52. Zhang N, Gridley T. Defects in somite formation in lunatic fringe-deficient mice. Nature. 1998;394:374-7 pubmed
    ..These results indicate that Lfng encodes an essential component of the Notch signalling pathway during somitogenesis in mice. ..
  53. Klinakis A, Lobry C, Abdel Wahab O, Oh P, Haeno H, Buonamici S, et al. A novel tumour-suppressor function for the Notch pathway in myeloid leukaemia. Nature. 2011;473:230-3 pubmed publisher
    ..Our studies identify a novel role for Notch signalling during early haematopoietic stem cell differentiation and suggest that the Notch pathway can play both tumour-promoting and -suppressive roles within the same tissue. ..
  54. Fischer A, Steidl C, Wagner T, Lang E, Jakob P, Friedl P, et al. Combined loss of Hey1 and HeyL causes congenital heart defects because of impaired epithelial to mesenchymal transition. Circ Res. 2007;100:856-63 pubmed
    ..We found both genes to be coexpressed with Notch1, Notch2 and the Notch ligand Jagged1 in the endocardium of the atrioventricular canal, representing the primary source of ..
  55. Fiorini E, Merck E, Wilson A, Ferrero I, Jiang W, Koch U, et al. Dynamic regulation of notch 1 and notch 2 surface expression during T cell development and activation revealed by novel monoclonal antibodies. J Immunol. 2009;183:7212-22 pubmed publisher
    ..Using novel rat mAbs directed against the extracellular domains of Notch1 and Notch2, we find that Notch1 is already highly expressed on common lymphoid precursors in the bone marrow and remains at ..
  56. Shimizu K, Chiba S, Hosoya N, Kumano K, Saito T, Kurokawa M, et al. Binding of Delta1, Jagged1, and Jagged2 to Notch2 rapidly induces cleavage, nuclear translocation, and hyperphosphorylation of Notch2. Mol Cell Biol. 2000;20:6913-22 pubmed
    ..In this report, we investigated these issues for Notch2. All of the three DSL proteins bound to endogenous Notch2 on the surface of BaF3 cells, although characteristics ..
  57. Tanimizu N, Miyajima A. Notch signaling controls hepatoblast differentiation by altering the expression of liver-enriched transcription factors. J Cell Sci. 2004;117:3165-74 pubmed
    ..Immunohistochemical analysis showed that Jagged1 was expressed in the cells surrounding the portal veins and Notch2 was expressed in most hepatic cells at mid gestation when ductal plates are formed surrounding the portal veins...
  58. Przemeck G, Heinzmann U, Beckers J, Hrabe de Angelis M. Node and midline defects are associated with left-right development in Delta1 mutant embryos. Development. 2003;130:3-13 pubmed
    ..Based on expression analysis in wild-type and mutant embryos, we suggest a model, in which Notch signalling is required for the proper differentiation of node cells and node morphology...
  59. McCright B, Lozier J, Gridley T. A mouse model of Alagille syndrome: Notch2 as a genetic modifier of Jag1 haploinsufficiency. Development. 2002;129:1075-82 pubmed
    ..1999) HUM: Mol. Genet. 8, 723-730). Here we report that mice doubly heterozygous for the Jag1 null allele and a Notch2 hypomorphic allele exhibit developmental abnormalities characteristic of Alagille syndrome...