Gene Symbol: gabrb2
Description: gamma-aminobutyric acid (GABA) A receptor, beta 2
Alias: fj59e04, gabaabeta2, si:ch211-215g18.1, wu:fj59e04, zgc:136311, gamma-aminobutyric acid receptor subunit beta-2, GABAA receptor betaZ2, gamma-aminobutyric acid A receptor, beta 2
Species: zebrafish
Products:     gabrb2

Top Publications

  1. Raftery T, Volz D. Abamectin induces rapid and reversible hypoactivity within early zebrafish embryos. Neurotoxicol Teratol. 2015;49:10-8 pubmed publisher
    ..Overall, our data collectively suggest that abamectin induces rapid and reversible hypoactivity within early zebrafish embryos, an effect that may be mediated through the GABA receptor. ..
  2. Mullally M, Albrecht C, Horton M, Laboissonniere L, Goetz J, Chowdhury R, et al. Expression Profiling of Developing Zebrafish Retinal Cells. Zebrafish. 2016;13:272-80 pubmed publisher
    ..Further analysis of these profiles will reveal genes that can be mutated using genome editing techniques. Together these studies increase our knowledge of the genes driving development of different cell types in the zebrafish retina. ..
  3. Wang L, Jiang W, Lin Q, Zhang Y, Zhao C. DNA methylation regulates gabrb2 mRNA expression: developmental variations and disruptions in l-methionine-induced zebrafish with schizophrenia-like symptoms. Genes Brain Behav. 2016;15:702-710 pubmed publisher
    ..polymorphisms (SNPs) in the human type A gamma-aminobutyric acid (GABA) receptor β2 subunit gene (GABRB2) have been associated with schizophrenia and quantitatively correlated with mRNA expression in the postmortem ..
  4. Sarty K, Cowie A, Martyniuk C. The legacy pesticide dieldrin acts as a teratogen and alters the expression of dopamine transporter and dopamine receptor 2a in zebrafish (Danio rerio) embryos. Comp Biochem Physiol C Toxicol Pharmacol. 2017;194:37-47 pubmed publisher
    ..Lastly, GABAA receptor subunits gabrB1 and gabrB2, as well as dopamine receptors drd1 and drd2a, were inherently higher in abundance in dechorionated embryos ..