bandoneon

Summary

Gene Symbol: bandoneon
Description: glycine receptor, beta b
Alias: glrb2, zgc:101041, glycine receptor subunit beta, bandoneon, beo
Species: zebrafish

Top Publications

  1. Hirata H, Saint Amant L, Downes G, Cui W, Zhou W, Granato M, et al. Zebrafish bandoneon mutants display behavioral defects due to a mutation in the glycine receptor beta-subunit. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2005;102:8345-50 pubmed
    ..zebrafish respond to mechanosensory stimulation with multiple fast alternating trunk contractions, whereas bandoneon (beo) mutants contract trunk muscles on both sides simultaneously...
  2. Roy N, Arpie B, Lugo J, Linney E, Levin E, Cerutti D. Brief embryonic strychnine exposure in zebrafish causes long-term adult behavioral impairment with indications of embryonic synaptic changes. Neurotoxicol Teratol. 2012;34:587-91 pubmed publisher
    ..Taken together, these data show that a short embryonic exposure to a neurotoxicant can alter development of neural synapses and lead to changes in adult behavior. ..
  3. Hirata H, Ogino K, Yamada K, Leacock S, Harvey R. Defective escape behavior in DEAH-box RNA helicase mutants improved by restoring glycine receptor expression. J Neurosci. 2013;33:14638-44 pubmed publisher
    ..To our knowledge, this is the first identification of pathologically relevant substrates for an RNA helicase...
  4. Ganser L, Yan Q, James V, Kozol R, Topf M, Harvey R, et al. Distinct phenotypes in zebrafish models of human startle disease. Neurobiol Dis. 2013;60:139-51 pubmed publisher
    ..The only existing zebrafish model of startle disease, bandoneon (beo), harbors point mutations in glrbb (one of two zebrafish orthologs of human GLRB) that cause compromised ..