csf1b

Summary

Gene Symbol: csf1b
Description: colony stimulating factor 1b (macrophage)
Alias: csf1-2, zgc:158436, macrophage colony-stimulating factor 2, mcsf2
Species: zebrafish

Top Publications

  1. Patterson L, Parichy D. Interactions with iridophores and the tissue environment required for patterning melanophores and xanthophores during zebrafish adult pigment stripe formation. PLoS Genet. 2013;9:e1003561 pubmed publisher
  2. Wang T, Hanington P, Belosevic M, Secombes C. Two macrophage colony-stimulating factor genes exist in fish that differ in gene organization and are differentially expressed. J Immunol. 2008;181:3310-22 pubmed
    ..Thus MCSF has an important role in the immune system of fish as in mammals...
  3. Hall C, Flores M, Oehlers S, Sanderson L, Lam E, Crosier K, et al. Infection-responsive expansion of the hematopoietic stem and progenitor cell compartment in zebrafish is dependent upon inducible nitric oxide. Cell Stem Cell. 2012;10:198-209 pubmed publisher
    ..These results provide new insights into the reactive capacity of HSPCs and how the blood system is "fine-tuned" in response to inflammatory stress. ..
  4. Santos M, Braasch I, Boileau N, Meyer B, Sauteur L, Böhne A, et al. The evolution of cichlid fish egg-spots is linked with a cis-regulatory change. Nat Commun. 2014;5:5149 pubmed publisher
  5. Patterson L, Bain E, Parichy D. Pigment cell interactions and differential xanthophore recruitment underlying zebrafish stripe reiteration and Danio pattern evolution. Nat Commun. 2014;5:5299 pubmed publisher
    ..Our results identify novel mechanisms of pattern development and illustrate how pattern diversity can be generated when a core network of pigment-cell autonomous interactions is coupled with changes in pigment cell differentiation. ..
  6. Mahony C, Fish R, Pasche C, Bertrand J. tfec controls the hematopoietic stem cell vascular niche during zebrafish embryogenesis. Blood. 2016;128:1336-45 pubmed publisher
    ..The full comprehension of the mechanisms induced by tfec will represent an important milestone toward the expansion of HSCs for regenerative purposes. ..
  7. Schüttler A, Reiche K, Altenburger R, Busch W. The Transcriptome of the Zebrafish Embryo After Chemical Exposure: A Meta-Analysis. Toxicol Sci. 2017;157:291-304 pubmed publisher
    ..In future, improved time- and concentration-resolved experiments should offer better understanding of stress response patterns and access to mechanistic information. ..