Gene Symbol: Dusp18
Description: dual specificity phosphatase 18
Alias: dual specificity protein phosphatase 18
Species: rat
Products:     Dusp18

Top Publications

  1. Hood K, Tobin J, Yoon C. Identification and characterization of two novel low-molecular-weight dual specificity phosphatases. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2002;298:545-51 pubmed
    ..Our data suggest that these novel LMW-DSPs might belong to a new subclass of testis-specific proteins that act independently of the MAPK signal transduction cascade and do not depend on N-terminal docking regions for substrate binding. ..
  2. Wu Q, Gu S, Dai J, Dai J, Wang L, Li Y, et al. Molecular cloning and characterization of a novel dual-specificity phosphatase18 gene from human fetal brain. Biochim Biophys Acta. 2003;1625:296-304 pubmed
    ..In this study, a novel human DSP gene named Dual-specificity Phosphatase18 (DUSP18) was isolated by large-scale sequencing analysis of a human fetal brain cDNA library...
  3. Jeong D, Wei C, Ku B, Jeon T, Chien P, Kim J, et al. The family-wide structure and function of human dual-specificity protein phosphatases. Acta Crystallogr D Biol Crystallogr. 2014;70:421-35 pubmed publisher
    ..The family-wide structures of DUSPs form a basis for the understanding of phosphorylation-mediated signal transduction and the development of therapeutics. ..
  4. Rardin M, Wiley S, Murphy A, Pagliarini D, Dixon J. Dual specificity phosphatases 18 and 21 target to opposing sides of the mitochondrial inner membrane. J Biol Chem. 2008;283:15440-50 pubmed publisher
    ..This work rigorously demonstrates the unique location of two highly similar DSPs on opposing sides of the mitochondrial inner membrane...