Gene Symbol: C9
Description: complement C9
Alias: complement component C9, complement component 9
Species: rat
Products:     C9

Top Publications

  1. Lassiter H, Walz B, Wilson J, Jung E, Calisi C, Goldsmith L, et al. The administration of complement component C9 enhances the survival of neonatal rats with Escherichia coli sepsis. Pediatr Res. 1997;42:128-36 pubmed
    To determine the significance of neonatal C9 deficiency, an animal model was developed in the rat. By rocket immunoelectrophoresis, the concentration of C9 in pooled adult rat serum was 224 +/- 7.2 microg/mL...
  2. Fischetti F, Durigutto P, Pellis V, Debeus A, Macor P, Bulla R, et al. Thrombus formation induced by antibodies to beta2-glycoprotein I is complement dependent and requires a priming factor. Blood. 2005;106:2340-6 pubmed
    ..Anti-beta2-glycoprotein I-depleted aPL IgG failed to induce PLAs and TOs. C3 and C9 colocalized with aPL IgG on the mesenteric vessels...
  3. Ren G, Huynh C, Bijian K, Cybulsky A. Role of apoptosis signal-regulating kinase 1 in complement-mediated glomerular epithelial cell injury. Mol Immunol. 2008;45:2236-46 pubmed publisher
    ..e. when ASK1 is overexpressed, p38 activation is amplified, and C5b-9 assembly leads to GEC injury via ASK1 and p38. The present study thus defines a novel role for ASK1 as a mediator of C5b-9-dependent cell injury. ..
  4. Mason G, Murray R, Pappin D, Rivett A. Phosphorylation of ATPase subunits of the 26S proteasome. FEBS Lett. 1998;430:269-74 pubmed
    ..the presence of at least three major phosphorylated polypeptides among the regulatory subunits as well as the C8 and C9 components of the core 20S proteasome...
  5. Nauta A, Daha M, Tijsma O, van de Water B, Tedesco F, Roos A. The membrane attack complex of complement induces caspase activation and apoptosis. Eur J Immunol. 2002;32:783-92 pubmed
    ..Apoptosis as a consequence of complement-mediated cell damage may provide an explanation for the presence of apoptosis in inflammatory processes, for instance in hyperacute xenograft rejection. ..
  6. Hadders M, Bubeck D, Roversi P, Hakobyan S, Forneris F, Morgan B, et al. Assembly and regulation of the membrane attack complex based on structures of C5b6 and sC5b9. Cell Rep. 2012;1:200-7 pubmed publisher
    ..through sideways alignment of the central MAC-perforin (MACPF) domains, resulting in a C5b6-C7-C8β-C8α-C9 arc. Soluble regulatory proteins below the arc indicate a potential dual mechanism in protection from pore formation...
  7. Su Z, Wang X, Gao X, Liu Y, Pan C, Hu H, et al. Excessive activation of the alternative complement pathway in autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease. J Intern Med. 2014;276:470-85 pubmed publisher
    ..of complement factor B (CFB), serpin peptidase inhibitor, complement component 1 inhibitor (SERPING1) and complement component 9 (C9) increased, whereas complement component 1, r subcomponent-like (C1RL), CD55 and CD59 levels decreased ..
  8. Dudkina N, Spicer B, Reboul C, Conroy P, Lukoyanova N, Elmlund H, et al. Structure of the poly-C9 component of the complement membrane attack complex. Nat Commun. 2016;7:10588 pubmed publisher
    The membrane attack complex (MAC)/perforin-like protein complement component 9 (C9) is the major component of the MAC, a multi-protein complex that forms pores in the membrane of target pathogens...