Gene Symbol: gnai3
Description: guanine nucleotide binding protein (G protein), alpha inhibiting activity polypeptide 3
Alias: guanine nucleotide-binding protein G(k) subunit alpha, Galpha i3
Species: zebrafish

Top Publications

  1. Oka Y, Korsching S. Shared and unique G alpha proteins in the zebrafish versus mammalian senses of taste and smell. Chem Senses. 2011;36:357-65 pubmed publisher
    ..Our results show general similarity to the mammalian situation but also clear-cut differences and as such are essential for using the zebrafish model system to study chemosensory perception...
  2. Oka Y, Saraiva L, Kwan Y, Korsching S. The fifth class of Galpha proteins. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2009;106:1484-9 pubmed publisher
    ..The discovery of this fifth class of Galpha proteins changes our understanding of G protein evolution. ..
  3. Hippe H, Wolf N, Abu Taha I, Mehringer R, Just S, Lutz S, et al. The interaction of nucleoside diphosphate kinase B with Gbetagamma dimers controls heterotrimeric G protein function. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2009;106:16269-74 pubmed publisher
    ..Thus, our results suggest a role for the interaction of NDPK B with Gbetagamma dimers and caveolins in regulating membranous G protein content and maintaining normal G protein function in vivo. ..
  4. Ohmoto M, Okada S, Nakamura S, Abe K, Matsumoto I. Mutually exclusive expression of G?ia and G?14 reveals diversification of taste receptor cells in zebrafish. J Comp Neurol. 2011;519:1616-29 pubmed publisher
    ..The existence of not only generalized but also specialized subsets of TRCs may imply a strong connection between the evolution of the peripheral gustatory system and the evolution of particular species. ..
  5. Suzuki H, Nikaido M, Hagino Yamagishi K, Okada N. Distinct functions of two olfactory marker protein genes derived from teleost-specific whole genome duplication. BMC Evol Biol. 2015;15:245 pubmed publisher
    ..This study provides a good example for analyzing a functional subdivision of the teleost OE and eyes as revealed by 3R-derived paralogs of OMPs. ..