Gene Symbol: Cdhr2
Description: cadherin-related family member 2
Alias: Pcdh24, RGD1560576, cadherin-related family member 2, protocadherin 24
Species: rat

Top Publications

  1. Okazaki N, Takahashi N, Kojima S, Masuho Y, Koga H. Protocadherin LKC, a new candidate for a tumor suppressor of colon and liver cancers, its association with contact inhibition of cell proliferation. Carcinogenesis. 2002;23:1139-48 pubmed
    ..Our results suggest that Protocadherin LKC, which directly binds PDZ protein, is a molecular switch for contact inhibition of epithelial cells in the liver, kidney and colon tissues. ..
  2. McConnell R, Benesh A, Mao S, Tabb D, Tyska M. Proteomic analysis of the enterocyte brush border. Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol. 2011;300:G914-26 pubmed publisher
    ..These results provide a foundation for future studies aimed at defining the molecular mechanisms underpinning brush border assembly and function. ..
  3. Crawley S, Shifrin D, Grega Larson N, McConnell R, Benesh A, Mao S, et al. Intestinal brush border assembly driven by protocadherin-based intermicrovillar adhesion. Cell. 2014;157:433-446 pubmed publisher
    ..These data reveal an adhesion-based mechanism for brush border assembly and illuminate the basis of intestinal pathology in patients with Usher syndrome. PAPERFLICK: ..