Gene Symbol: cldnd
Description: claudin d
Alias: ns:zf-a310, zf-a310, zgc:101004, claudin-like protein ZF-A89
Species: zebrafish

Top Publications

  1. Loh Y, Christoffels A, Brenner S, Hunziker W, Venkatesh B. Extensive expansion of the claudin gene family in the teleost fish, Fugu rubripes. Genome Res. 2004;14:1248-57 pubmed
  2. Clelland E, Kelly S. Tight junction proteins in zebrafish ovarian follicles: stage specific mRNA abundance and response to 17beta-estradiol, human chorionic gonadotropin, and maturation inducing hormone. Gen Comp Endocrinol. 2010;168:388-400 pubmed publisher
    ..The data supports a role for the endocrine regulation of TJ proteins in ovarian follicle development. ..
  3. Clelland E, Kelly S. Exogenous GDF9 but not Activin A, BMP15 or TGF? alters tight junction protein transcript abundance in zebrafish ovarian follicles. Gen Comp Endocrinol. 2011;171:211-7 pubmed publisher
    ..In addition, data also support the idea that endocrine factors play an important role in the regulation of TJ proteins during ovarian follicle development. ..
  4. Kumai Y, Bahubeshi A, Steele S, Perry S. Strategies for maintaining Na? balance in zebrafish (Danio rerio) during prolonged exposure to acidic water. Comp Biochem Physiol A Mol Integr Physiol. 2011;160:52-62 pubmed publisher
    ..These results demonstrate that in acidic water, zebrafish maintain their whole body Na? balance primarily by regulating Na? uptake, rather than Na? efflux. ..