Gene Symbol: HBA
Description: alpha-hemoglobin
Alias: HBA1, hemoglobin subunit alpha-1/2, alpha 2 globin, alpha-1/2-globin, alpha-globin 1, hemoglobin alpha-1/2 chain
Species: rabbit

Top Publications

  1. Cheng J, Raid L, Hardison R. Block duplications of a zeta-zeta-alpha-theta gene set in the rabbit alpha-like globin gene cluster. J Biol Chem. 1987;262:5414-21 pubmed
    ..The rabbit gene cluster differs from those of other mammals principally in the loss of a gene orthologous to the human psi alpha 1 and in the block duplication of the zeta-zeta-alpha-theta gene set. ..
  2. Braunitzer G, Flamm U, Best J, Schrank B. [Phylogeny of hemoglobins: the constitution of the alpha-chain of rabbit hemoglobin]. Hoppe Seylers Z Physiol Chem. 1968;349:1073-5 pubmed
  3. Pavlakis G, Lockard R, Vamvakopoulos N, Rieser L, RajBhandary U, Vournakis J. Secondary structure of mouse and rabbit alpha- and beta-globin mRNAs: differential accessibility of alpha and beta initiator AUG codons towards nucleases. Cell. 1980;19:91-102 pubmed
  4. Proudfoot N, Gillam S, Smith M, Longley J. Nucleotide sequence of the 3' terminal third of rabbit alpha-globin messenger RNA: comparison with human alpha-globin messenger RNA. Cell. 1977;11:807-18 pubmed
    ..A very similar insert in sequence has been described in human beta-globin mRNA (Proudfoot, 1977). ..
  5. Heindell H, Liu A, Paddock G, Studnicka G, Salser W. The primary sequence of rabbit alpha-globin mRNA. Cell. 1978;15:43-54 pubmed
    ..A new computer program has been used to search for the most stable base-pairing arrangement of the completed mRNA. ..
  6. Liu A, Paddock G, Heindell H, Salser W. Nucleotide sequences from a rabbit alpha globin gene inserted in a chimeric plasmid. Science. 1977;196:192-5 pubmed
  7. Cheng J, Raid L, Hardison R. Isolation and nucleotide sequence of the rabbit globin gene cluster psi zeta-alpha 1-psi alpha. Absence of a pair of alpha-globin genes evolving in concert. J Biol Chem. 1986;261:839-48 pubmed
    ..Among the mammalian alpha-like gene clusters so far analyzed, the rabbit gene cluster is unique in the absence of duplicated alpha-globin genes that are undergoing concerted evolution. ..
  8. Hunter T, Munro A. Allelic variants in the amino-acid sequence of the alpha chain of rabbit haemoglobin. Nature. 1969;223:1270-2 pubmed
  9. Lopes E, Marques L, Duranti R, de Oliveira A, Lopes R, Rodrigues J. Gene Expression of Monocarboxylate Transporters and Oocyte-secreted Factors in Bovine Cumulus-oocyte Complexes Selected by Brilliant Cresyl Blue. Reprod Domest Anim. 2015;50:763-70 pubmed publisher
    ..These differences between the three isoforms in localization suggest unique roles for each in monocarboxylate transport during maturation. ..