fndc5b

Summary

Gene Symbol: fndc5b
Description: fibronectin type III domain containing 5b
Alias: fndc5, si:dkey-264p5.1, zgc:158684, fibronectin type III domain-containing protein 5, fibronectin type III domain containing 5
Species: zebrafish

Top Publications

  1. Li X, Fang W, Hu Y, Wang Y, Li J. Characterization of fibronectin type III domain-containing protein 5 (FNDC5) gene in chickens: Cloning, tissue expression, and regulation of its expression in the muscle by fasting and cold exposure. Gene. 2015;570:221-9 pubmed publisher
    Irisin, a novel myokine encoded by fibronectin type III domain-containing protein 5 gene (FNDC5), is reported to stimulate brown fat-like development of white fat tissue and thermogenesis in mammals recently...
  2. Sundarrajan L, Yeung C, Hahn L, Weber L, Unniappan S. Irisin regulates cardiac physiology in zebrafish. PLoS ONE. 2017;12:e0181461 pubmed publisher
    Irisin is a myokine encoded in its precursor fibronectin type III domain containing 5 (FNDC5)...
  3. Sundarrajan L, Unniappan S. Small interfering RNA mediated knockdown of irisin suppresses food intake and modulates appetite regulatory peptides in zebrafish. Gen Comp Endocrinol. 2017;252:200-208 pubmed publisher
    Irisin is a myokine encoded in fibronectin type III domain containing 5 (FNDC5). FNDC5 forms an integral part of the muscle post-exercise, and causes an increase in energy expenditure in mammals...