Gene Symbol: Mpzl2
Description: myelin protein zero-like 2
Alias: Eva, Eva1, myelin protein zero-like protein 2, epithelial V-like antigen 1
Species: rat
Products:     Mpzl2

Top Publications

  1. Guttinger M, Sutti F, Panigada M, Porcellini S, Merati B, Mariani M, et al. Epithelial V-like antigen (EVA), a novel member of the immunoglobulin superfamily, expressed in embryonic epithelia with a potential role as homotypic adhesion molecule in thymus histogenesis. J Cell Biol. 1998;141:1061-71 pubmed
    ..identification of a gene encoding a new member of the immunoglobulin superfamily, named epithelial V-like antigen (EVA), which is expressed in thymus epithelium and strongly downregulated by thymocyte developmental progression...
  2. Iacovelli S, Iosue I, Di Cesare S, Guttinger M. Lymphoid EVA1 expression is required for DN1-DN3 thymocytes transition. PLoS ONE. 2009;4:e7586 pubmed publisher
    ..We examined the role played by Epithelial V-like Antigen 1 (EVA1), an Ig adhesion molecule expressed on thymus epithelial cells (TEC) and immature thymocytes, in T cell development ..