Gene Symbol: irf4b
Description: interferon regulatory factor 4b
Alias: si:dkey-25e12.2, LOW QUALITY PROTEIN: interferon regulatory factor 4, interferon regulatory factor 4b
Species: zebrafish

Top Publications

  1. Xu Q, Chang M, Xiao F, Huang B, Nie P. The gene and virus-induced expression of IRF-5 in grass carp Ctenopharyngodon idella. Vet Immunol Immunopathol. 2010;134:269-78 pubmed publisher
    ..The expression of gcIRF-5 was observed in all organs examined. The analysis of real-time quantitative RT-PCR revealed that grass carp reovirus (GCRV) induced the expression of gcIRF-5 in spleen and head kidney. ..
  2. Huang B, Qi Z, Xu Z, Nie P. Global characterization of interferon regulatory factor (IRF) genes in vertebrates: glimpse of the diversification in evolution. BMC Immunol. 2010;11:22 pubmed publisher
    ..However, the ten IRF family members in vertebrates and those IRF-like genes in non-vertebrate deuterostomes were quite different in those analyzed characters, as they might have undergone different patterns of evolution. ..
  3. Suzuki Y, Yasuike M, Kondo H, Aoki T, Hirono I. Molecular cloning and expression analysis of interferon regulatory factor 10 (IRF10) in Japanese flounder, Paralichthys olivaceus. Fish Shellfish Immunol. 2011;30:67-76 pubmed publisher
    ..These results suggest that PoIRF10 is related to immune response in not only virus infection but also bacterial infection in teleost fish and should help to clarify the biological function of IRF10. ..
  4. Li S, Guo X, Lu L, Lu X, Wu N, Zhang Y. Regulation pattern of fish irf4 (the gene encoding IFN regulatory factor 4) by STAT6, c-Rel and IRF4. Dev Comp Immunol. 2015;51:65-73 pubmed publisher
    ..In fish, there are two homologues of irf4, irf4a and irf4b. In this study, we examined the regulatory patterns of zebrafish irf4a and irf4b by STAT6 and c-Rel...
  5. Liu D, Chen J, Zhang H, Hu M, Lou H, Liu Q, et al. Interferon regulatory factor 4b (IRF4b) in Japanese flounder, Paralichthys olivaceus: Sequencing, ubiquitous tissue distribution and inducible expression by poly(I:C) and DNA virus. Dev Comp Immunol. 2016;62:127-33 pubmed publisher
    ..Phylogenetic analysis clustered it into the teleost IRF4b clade and, thus, it was named Paralichthys olivaceus (Po)IRF4b...
  6. Ai K, Luo K, Li Y, Hu W, Gao W, Fang L, et al. Expression pattern analysis of IRF4 and its related genes revealed the functional differentiation of IRF4 paralogues in teleost. Fish Shellfish Immunol. 2017;60:59-64 pubmed publisher
    ..b>IRF4b, IL21, MyD88, IRF5 and NOD2 showed maternal expression in the oocyte and the higher expression of IRF4a, Mx and ..