Gene Symbol: zicl
Description: zic-like protein Ci-ZicL
Alias: zic-like protein Ci-ZicL
Species: sea vase

Top Publications

  1. Mita K, Fujiwara S. Nodal regulates neural tube formation in the Ciona intestinalis embryo. Dev Genes Evol. 2007;217:593-601 pubmed
    ..In addition to known Ci-Nodal target genes, orthologues of Zic (Ci-ZicL) and cdx (Ci-cdx) were activated by Ci-Nodal...
  2. Noda T. The maternal genes Ci-p53/p73-a and Ci-p53/p73-b regulate zygotic ZicL expression and notochord differentiation in Ciona intestinalis embryos. Dev Biol. 2011;360:216-29 pubmed publisher
    ..differentiation in Ciona embryos is Brachyury (Ci-Bra), which is directly activated by a zic-like gene (Ci-ZicL)...
  3. Anno C, Satou A, Fujiwara S. Transcriptional regulation of ZicL in the Ciona intestinalis embryo. Dev Genes Evol. 2006;216:597-605 pubmed
    We identified 5' upstream enhancers of two Ci-ZicL genes and characterized one of them in detail. Although the genes are tandemly repeated in the genome, the transcription of each seemed to be individually regulated...
  4. Ikeda T, Satou Y. Differential temporal control of Foxa.a and Zic-r.b specifies brain versus notochord fate in the ascidian embryo. Development. 2017;144:38-43 pubmed publisher
    ..a and Zic-r.b Such a mechanism might enable the repeated use of a limited repertoire of transcription factors in developmental gene regulatory networks. ..