Gene Symbol: acanb
Description: aggrecan b
Alias: aggrecan core protein
Species: zebrafish
Products:     acanb

Top Publications

  1. Kakizaki I, Tatara Y, Majima M, Kato Y, Endo M. Identification of proteoglycan from salmon nasal cartilage. Arch Biochem Biophys. 2011;506:58-65 pubmed publisher
    ..Based on cDNA analysis and amino acid analysis after ?-elimination, the ratio of serine attached to sugar chains was calculated to be approximately 37.7% of total serine, that is, 46 of 123 serine residues. ..
  2. Holmborn K, Habicher J, Kasza Z, Eriksson A, Filipek Gorniok B, Gopal S, et al. On the roles and regulation of chondroitin sulfate and heparan sulfate in zebrafish pharyngeal cartilage morphogenesis. J Biol Chem. 2012;287:33905-16 pubmed
  3. Govindan J, Tun K, Iovine M. Cx43-Dependent Skeletal Phenotypes Are Mediated by Interactions between the Hapln1a-ECM and Sema3d during Fin Regeneration. PLoS ONE. 2016;11:e0148202 pubmed publisher
    ..Interactions between the ECM and signaling molecules are complex and our study demonstrates the requirement for components of the Hapln1a-ECM for Sema3d signal transduction. ..
  4. Rambeau P, Faure E, Théron A, Avierinos J, Jopling C, Zaffran S, et al. Reduced aggrecan expression affects cardiac outflow tract development in zebrafish and is associated with bicuspid aortic valve disease in humans. Int J Cardiol. 2017;249:340-343 pubmed publisher
    ..We found that in type 0 BAV there was a significant reduction in the expression of AGGRECAN. Our data indicate that aggrecan is required for OFT development and when its expression is reduced this is associated with BAV in humans. ..