Gene Symbol: fgf16
Description: fibroblast growth factor 16
Alias: fibroblast growth factor 16, fibroblast growh factor 16
Species: zebrafish

Top Publications

  1. Nomura R, Kamei E, Hotta Y, Konishi M, Miyake A, Itoh N. Fgf16 is essential for pectoral fin bud formation in zebrafish. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2006;347:340-6 pubmed
    ..We found that Fgf16 was expressed in the apical ectodermal ridge (AER) of fin buds...
  2. Miyake A, Chitose T, Kamei E, Murakami A, Nakayama Y, Konishi M, et al. Fgf16 is required for specification of GABAergic neurons and oligodendrocytes in the zebrafish forebrain. PLoS ONE. 2014;9:e110836 pubmed publisher
    ..We examined the role of Fgf16 in the formation of the zebrafish brain...
  3. Katoh Y, Katoh M. Comparative genomics on FGF16 orthologs. Int J Mol Med. 2005;16:959-63 pubmed
    ..Here, we performed comparative genomics analyses on FGF1, FGF2, FGF5, FGF9, FGF12, FGF13, FGF14, FGF16 and FGF21 genes, and further characterized the FGF16 gene...
  4. Laurell T, Nilsson D, Hofmeister W, Lindstrand A, Ahituv N, VanderMeer J, et al. Identification of three novel FGF16 mutations in X-linked recessive fusion of the fourth and fifth metacarpals and possible correlation with heart disease. Mol Genet Genomic Med. 2014;2:402-11 pubmed publisher
    Nonsense mutations in FGF16 have recently been linked to X-linked recessive hand malformations with fusion between the fourth and the fifth metacarpals and hypoplasia of the fifth digit (MF4; MIM#309630)...
  5. Jackman W, Davies S, Lyons D, Stauder C, Denton Schneider B, Jowdry A, et al. Manipulation of Fgf and Bmp signaling in teleost fishes suggests potential pathways for the evolutionary origin of multicuspid teeth. Evol Dev. 2013;15:107-18 pubmed publisher
  6. Sugimoto K, Hui S, Sheng D, Kikuchi K. Dissection of zebrafish shha function using site-specific targeting with a Cre-dependent genetic switch. elife. 2017;6: pubmed publisher
    ..i>Zwitch will extend the utility of zebrafish in organ development and regeneration research and might be applicable to other model organisms. ..