Gene Symbol: ODC1
Description: ornithine decarboxylase 1
Alias: ornithine decarboxylase
Species: sheep

Top Publications

  1. Gao H, Wu G, Spencer T, Johnson G, Bazer F. Select nutrients in the ovine uterine lumen. V. Nitric oxide synthase, GTP cyclohydrolase, and ornithine decarboxylase in ovine uteri and peri-implantation conceptuses. Biol Reprod. 2009;81:67-76 pubmed publisher
    ..GCH1, the key enzyme in de novo synthesis of tetrahydrobiopterin, a cofactor for NO production), and ornithine decarboxylase (ODC1) in uterine endometria in cyclic ewes (Days 10-16) and pregnant ewes (Days 10-20)...
  2. Wang X, Ying W, Dunlap K, Lin G, Satterfield M, Burghardt R, et al. Arginine decarboxylase and agmatinase: an alternative pathway for de novo biosynthesis of polyamines for development of mammalian conceptuses. Biol Reprod. 2014;90:84 pubmed publisher
    b>Ornithine decarboxylase (ODC1) is considered the rate-controlling enzyme for the classical de novo biosynthesis of polyamines (putrescine, spermidine, and spermine) in mammals...