Gene Symbol: c6ast4
Description: six-cysteine containing astacin protease 4
Alias: zgc:114183, six-cysteine containing astacin protease 4
Species: zebrafish

Top Publications

  1. Kawaguchi M, Yasumasu S, Hiroi J, Naruse K, Inoue M, Iuchi I. Evolution of teleostean hatching enzyme genes and their paralogous genes. Dev Genes Evol. 2006;216:769-84 pubmed publisher
    ..The HCE gene lost all introns in Euteleostei, whereas in the lineage to zebrafish, it was translocated from chromosome to chromosome and lost some of its introns...
  2. Lin Q, Fan S, Zhang Y, Xu M, Zhang H, Yang Y, et al. The seahorse genome and the evolution of its specialized morphology. Nature. 2016;540:395-399 pubmed publisher
    ..tbx4, a regulator of hindlimb development, is also not found in H. comes genome. Knockout of tbx4 in zebrafish showed a 'pelvic fin-loss' phenotype similar to that of seahorses. ..
  3. Wang X, Ma Y, Liu J, Yin X, Zhang Z, Wang C, et al. Reproductive toxicity of ?-diketone antibiotic mixtures to zebrafish (Danio rerio). Ecotoxicol Environ Saf. 2017;141:160-170 pubmed publisher
    ..By qPCR verification, 6 genes (c6ast4, igfbp1b, mrpl42, tnnc2, emc4 and ddit4) showed consistent gene expression with those identified by transcriptome ..