Gene Symbol: cldnh
Description: claudin h
Alias: fc56d05, wu:fc56d05, claudin-3
Species: zebrafish

Top Publications

  1. 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. ..
  2. Xie J, Farage E, Sugimoto M, Anand Apte B. A novel transgenic zebrafish model for blood-brain and blood-retinal barrier development. BMC Dev Biol. 2010;10:76 pubmed publisher
    ..The Tg(l-fabp:DBP-EGFP) zebrafish will have great advantages in studying development and maintenance of the blood-neural barrier, which is a new application for the widely used vertebrate model. ..
  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. Xu F, Ye Y, Cai C, Wu P, Song L, Liu M, et al. Observation of the middle intestinal tight junction structure, cloning and studying tissue distribution of the four Claudin genes of the grass carp (Ctenopharyngodon idellus). Fish Physiol Biochem. 2014;40:1783-92 pubmed publisher
  5. 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
  6. 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. ..