gpc2

Summary

Gene Symbol: gpc2
Description: glypican 2
Alias: gal3st4, gpc6l, im:6970974, glypican-2, galactose-3-O-sulfotransferase 4, glypican 6, like
Species: zebrafish

Top Publications

  1. Holmborn K, Habicher J, Kasza Z, Eriksson A, Filipek Gorniok B, Gopal S, et al. On the roles and regulation of chondroitin sulfate and heparan sulfate in zebrafish pharyngeal cartilage morphogenesis. J Biol Chem. 2012;287:33905-16 pubmed
  2. Cui S, Leyva Vega M, Tsai E, Eauclaire S, Glessner J, Hakonarson H, et al. Evidence from human and zebrafish that GPC1 is a biliary atresia susceptibility gene. Gastroenterology. 2013;144:1107-1115.e3 pubmed publisher
    ..Based on genetic analysis of patients with BA and zebrafish, GPC1 appears to be a BA susceptibility gene. These findings also support a role for Hedgehog signaling in the pathogenesis of BA. ..
  3. Gupta M, Brand M. Identification and expression analysis of zebrafish glypicans during embryonic development. PLoS ONE. 2013;8:e80824 pubmed publisher
    ..Existence of multiple glypican orthologs in fish with diverse expression pattern suggests highly specialized and/or redundant function of these genes during embryonic development. ..