Gene Symbol: c8g
Description: complement component 8, gamma polypeptide
Alias: zgc:77874, complement component C8 gamma chain
Species: zebrafish

Top Publications

  1. Fujimori K, Inui T, Uodome N, Kadoyama K, Aritake K, Urade Y. Zebrafish and chicken lipocalin-type prostaglandin D synthase homologues: Conservation of mammalian gene structure and binding ability for lipophilic molecules, and difference in expression profile and enzyme activity. Gene. 2006;375:14-25 pubmed
  2. Passeri M, Cinaroglu A, Gao C, Sadler K. Hepatic steatosis in response to acute alcohol exposure in zebrafish requires sterol regulatory element binding protein activation. Hepatology. 2009;49:443-52 pubmed publisher
    ..Srebp activation is required for steatosis in this model. The tractability of zebrafish genetics provides a valuable tool for dissecting the molecular pathogenesis of acute ALD. ..
  3. 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
  4. Howarth D, Yin C, Yeh K, Sadler K. Defining hepatic dysfunction parameters in two models of fatty liver disease in zebrafish larvae. Zebrafish. 2013;10:199-210 pubmed publisher
    ..This study provides a panel of parameters to assess liver disease that can be easily applied to zebrafish mutants, transgenics, and for drug screening in which liver function is an important consideration. ..