Gene Symbol: eif5a
Description: eukaryotic translation initiation factor 5A
Alias: wu:fb17e01, wu:fb63h04, wu:fk81e04, zgc:77099, eukaryotic translation initiation factor 5A-2
Species: zebrafish

Top Publications

  1. Wardle F, Odom D, Bell G, Yuan B, Danford T, Wiellette E, et al. Zebrafish promoter microarrays identify actively transcribed embryonic genes. Genome Biol. 2006;7:R71 pubmed
    ..This approach will allow investigators to determine the genomic binding locations of DNA interacting proteins during development and expedite the assembly of the genetic networks that regulate embryogenesis. ..
  2. Carvalho C, Vasanth S, Shinawi M, Russell C, Ramocki M, Brown C, et al. Dosage changes of a segment at 17p13.1 lead to intellectual disability and microcephaly as a result of complex genetic interaction of multiple genes. Am J Hum Genet. 2014;95:565-78 pubmed publisher
    ..1 sro. ..
  3. Mastracci T, Robertson M, Mirmira R, Anderson R. Polyamine biosynthesis is critical for growth and differentiation of the pancreas. Sci Rep. 2015;5:13269 pubmed publisher
    ..is largely mediated through a requirement for spermidine for the downstream posttranslational modification of eIF5A by its enzymatic activator DHS, which in turn impacts mRNA translation...