Gene Symbol: Ubiad1
Description: UbiA prenyltransferase domain containing 1
Alias: 1200002M06Rik, AI426463, AW320947, Tere1, ubiA prenyltransferase domain-containing protein 1, transitional epithelia response protein
Species: mouse
Products:     Ubiad1

Top Publications

  1. Nakagawa K, Hirota Y, Sawada N, Yuge N, Watanabe M, Uchino Y, et al. Identification of UBIAD1 as a novel human menaquinone-4 biosynthetic enzyme. Nature. 2010;468:117-21 pubmed publisher
    ..We screened the human genome database for prenylation enzymes and found UbiA prenyltransferase containing 1 (UBIAD1), a human homologue of Escherichia coli prenyltransferase menA...
  2. Stover C, Lynch N, Hanson S, Windbichler M, Gregory S, Schwaeble W. Organization of the MASP2 locus and its expression profile in mouse and rat. Mamm Genome. 2004;15:887-900 pubmed
    ..The expression of all genes within the MASP2 locus was analyzed in mouse and rat. The restricted expression of MASP-2 and MAp19 mRNA in liver contrasts with the ubiquitous expression of all neighboring genes studied. ..
  3. Nakagawa K, Sawada N, Hirota Y, Uchino Y, Suhara Y, Hasegawa T, et al. Vitamin K2 biosynthetic enzyme, UBIAD1 is essential for embryonic development of mice. PLoS ONE. 2014;9:e104078 pubmed publisher
    UbiA prenyltransferase domain containing 1 (UBIAD1) is a novel vitamin K2 biosynthetic enzyme screened and identified from the human genome database...