dead eye


Gene Symbol: dead eye
Description: nucleoporin 93
Alias: dye, nuclear pore complex protein Nup93, 93 kDa nucleoporin, dead eye protein, nucleoporin Nup93
Species: zebrafish

Top Publications

  1. Allende M, Amsterdam A, Becker T, Kawakami K, Gaiano N, Hopkins N. Insertional mutagenesis in zebrafish identifies two novel genes, pescadillo and dead eye, essential for embryonic development. Genes Dev. 1996;10:3141-55 pubmed
    ..The dead eye (dye) gene encodes a protein of 820 amino acids that is homologous to genes of unknown function in human, mouse, ..
  2. Teoh S, Ogawa S, Parhar I. Localization of genes encoding metallothionein-like protein (mt2 and smtb) in the brain of zebrafish. J Chem Neuroanat. 2015;70:20-32 pubmed publisher
    ..mt2 and smtb mRNAs are expressed in neurons and not in astrocytes, and they were co-localized with PCNA. These results suggest that mt2 and smtb may play an important role in neurogenesis and neuroprotection. ..

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