Gene Symbol: glrba
Description: glycine receptor, beta a
Alias: fj42f03, glrb, glrb1, wu:fj42f03, gylcine receptor, beta a, GlyR [b]Z, etID17582.1, glyR beta
Species: zebrafish

Top Publications

  1. Hirata H, Saint Amant L, Downes G, Cui W, Zhou W, Granato M, et al. Zebrafish bandoneon mutants display behavioral defects due to a mutation in the glycine receptor beta-subunit. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2005;102:8345-50 pubmed
    ..Indeed, mutations in the GlyR beta-subunit, which are thought to be required for proper localization of GlyRs, were identified as the basis for the ..
  2. Hirata H, Ogino K, Yamada K, Leacock S, Harvey R. Defective escape behavior in DEAH-box RNA helicase mutants improved by restoring glycine receptor expression. J Neurosci. 2013;33:14638-44 pubmed publisher
    ..To our knowledge, this is the first identification of pathologically relevant substrates for an RNA helicase...
  3. Ganser L, Yan Q, James V, Kozol R, Topf M, Harvey R, et al. Distinct phenotypes in zebrafish models of human startle disease. Neurobiol Dis. 2013;60:139-51 pubmed publisher
    ..Mutations known to cause startle disease have been identified in glycine receptor subunit (GLRA1 and GLRB) and glycine transporter (SLC6A5) genes, which serve essential functions at glycinergic synapses...