Gene Symbol: acvr2aa
Description: activin A receptor type 2Aa
Alias: actr2a, acvr2, acvr2a, wu:fa02e10, activin receptor type-2A, activin A receptor, type IIAa, activin receptor IIa, etID22865.9
Species: zebrafish
Products:     acvr2aa

Top Publications

  1. Postlethwait J, Yan Y, Gates M, Horne S, Amores A, Brownlie A, et al. Vertebrate genome evolution and the zebrafish gene map. Nat Genet. 1998;18:345-9 pubmed
    ..This zebrafish gene map will facilitate molecular identification of mutated zebrafish genes, which can suggest functions for human genes known only by sequence. ..
  2. Nagaso H, Suzuki A, Tada M, Ueno N. Dual specificity of activin type II receptor ActRIIb in dorso-ventral patterning during zebrafish embryogenesis. Dev Growth Differ. 1999;41:119-33 pubmed
    ..These results suggest that ActRIIb at least has dual roles in both activin and BMP signaling pathways during zebrafish embryogenesis. ..
  3. Zhu L, Qi S, Cao F, Mu X, Yang Y, Wang C. Quizalofop-P-ethyl exposure increases estrogen axis activity in male and slightly decreases estrogen axis activity in female zebrafish (Danio rerio). Aquat Toxicol. 2017;183:76-84 pubmed publisher
  4. DiMuccio T, Mukai S, Clelland E, Kohli G, Cuartero M, Wu T, et al. Cloning of a second form of activin-betaA cDNA and regulation of activin-betaA subunits and activin type II receptor mRNA expression by gonadotropin in the zebrafish ovary. Gen Comp Endocrinol. 2005;143:287-99 pubmed
    ..These findings further support the involvement of the activin signaling cascade in gonadotropin-regulated gonadal activities. ..
  5. Liu C, Yu L, Deng J, Lam P, Wu R, Zhou B. Waterborne exposure to fluorotelomer alcohol 6:2 FTOH alters plasma sex hormone and gene transcription in the hypothalamic-pituitary-gonadal (HPG) axis of zebrafish. Aquat Toxicol. 2009;93:131-7 pubmed publisher
    ..The results suggested that FTOHs may disturb fish reproduction through endocrine disrupted activity. ..
  6. Encinas P, Rodriguez Milla M, Novoa B, Estepa A, Figueras A, Coll J. Zebrafish fin immune responses during high mortality infections with viral haemorrhagic septicemia rhabdovirus. A proteomic and transcriptomic approach. BMC Genomics. 2010;11:518 pubmed publisher
  7. Pang Y, Ge W. Epidermal growth factor and TGFalpha promote zebrafish oocyte maturation in vitro: potential role of the ovarian activin regulatory system. Endocrinology. 2002;143:47-54 pubmed
  8. Albertson R, Payne Ferreira T, Postlethwait J, Yelick P. Zebrafish acvr2a and acvr2b exhibit distinct roles in craniofacial development. Dev Dyn. 2005;233:1405-18 pubmed
    To examine the roles of activin type II receptor signaling in craniofacial development, full-length zebrafish acvr2a and acvr2b clones were isolated...
  9. Tse A, Ge W. Spatial localization of EGF family ligands and receptors in the zebrafish ovarian follicle and their expression profiles during folliculogenesis. Gen Comp Endocrinol. 2010;167:397-407 pubmed publisher
    ..The functional relationship between these two signaling systems in the follicle is suggested by the observation that all four EGFR ligands examined significantly stimulated activin subunit expression in cultured follicle cells. ..