Gene Symbol: cntnap2b
Description: contactin associated protein like 2b
Alias: Caspr2b, cntnap2, si:ch211-120f16.4, contactin associated protein-like 2b, contactin associated protein-like 2
Species: zebrafish

Top Publications

  1. Pujol Martí J, Zecca A, Baudoin J, Faucherre A, Asakawa K, Kawakami K, et al. Neuronal birth order identifies a dimorphic sensorineural map. J Neurosci. 2012;32:2976-87 pubmed publisher
    ..We conclude that neuronal birth order correlates with the assembly of neural submaps, whose combination is likely to govern appropriate behavioral reactions to the sensory context. ..
  2. Xing L, Hoshijima K, Grunwald D, Fujimoto E, Quist T, Sneddon J, et al. Zebrafish foxP2 zinc finger nuclease mutant has normal axon pathfinding. PLoS ONE. 2012;7:e43968 pubmed publisher
    ..There was a reduction in expression of the known foxP2 target gene cntnap2 that was rescued by injection of wild-type foxP2 transcript...
  3. Hoffman E, Turner K, Fernández J, Cifuentes D, Ghosh M, Ijaz S, et al. Estrogens Suppress a Behavioral Phenotype in Zebrafish Mutants of the Autism Risk Gene, CNTNAP2. Neuron. 2016;89:725-33 pubmed publisher
    ..Homozygous loss-of-function mutations in Contactin Associated Protein-like 2 (CNTNAP2) are strongly linked to ASDs...