Gene Symbol: adam8a
Description: ADAM metallopeptidase domain 8a
Alias: adam8, reprolysin, si:zc217g15.7, zgc:64059, disintegrin and metalloproteinase domain-containing protein 8, CD156a, a disintegrin and metalloproteinase domain 8, a disintegrin and metalloproteinase domain 8a, metalloprotease
Species: zebrafish

Top Publications

  1. Yeh H, Klesius P. Channel catfish (Ictalurus punctatus Rafinesque, 1818) CD156a (ADAM metallopeptidase domain 8): cDNA clone, characterization and expression in tissues. Vet Immunol Immunopathol. 2009;132:307-13 pubmed publisher
    CD156a, also known as a disintegrin and metalloprotease domain 8 (ADAM-8), is a type 1 transmembrane glycoprotein of the ADAM family. This protein plays important roles in immune and other physiological functions...
  2. Iida A, Sakaguchi K, Sato K, Sakurai H, Nishimura D, Iwaki A, et al. Metalloprotease-dependent onset of blood circulation in zebrafish. Curr Biol. 2010;20:1110-6 pubmed publisher
    ..that the onset of blood circulation accompanies disruption of blood cell-to-vessel adhesion and requires metalloprotease-dependent processes...
  3. Tokumasu Y, Iida A, Wang Z, Ansai S, Kinoshita M, Sehara Fujisawa A. ADAM12-deficient zebrafish exhibit retardation in body growth at the juvenile stage without developmental defects. Dev Growth Differ. 2016;58:409-21 pubmed publisher
    ADAM (a disintegrin and metalloprotease) constitutes a family of multi-domain proteins that are involved in development, homeostasis, and disease...
  4. Wirbisky S, Sepúlveda M, Weber G, Jannasch A, Horzmann K, Freeman J. Embryonic Atrazine Exposure Elicits Alterations in Genes Associated with Neuroendocrine Function in Adult Male Zebrafish. Toxicol Sci. 2016;153:149-64 pubmed publisher
    ..Overall, this data indicate future studies should focus on additional neuroendocrine endpoints to determine potential functional impairments. ..