Genomes and Genes




Gene Symbol: ache
Description: acetylcholinesterase
Alias: acetylcholinesterase
Species: sea vase

Top Publications

  1. Frederick A, Tsigelny I, Cohenour F, Spiker C, Krejci E, Chatonnet A, et al. Acetylcholinesterase from the invertebrate Ciona intestinalis is capable of assembling into asymmetric forms when co-expressed with vertebrate collagenic tail peptide. FEBS J. 2008;275:1309-22 pubmed publisher
    To learn more about the evolution of the cholinesterases (ChEs), acetylcholinesterase (AChE) and butyrylcholinesterase in the vertebrates, we investigated the AChE activity of a deuterostome invertebrate, the urochordate Ciona ..
  2. Kataoka Y, Mishina R, Fujiwara S. Mechanism of DNA replication-dependent transcriptional activation of the acetylcholinesterase gene in the Ciona intestinalis embryo. Dev Growth Differ. 2009;51:841-50 pubmed publisher
    The acetylcholinesterase-encoding gene in the ascidian Ciona intestinalis (Ci-AChE) is expressed in tail muscle cells from the gastrula stage...