Gene Symbol: micu1
Description: mitochondrial calcium uptake 1
Alias: cbara1, zgc:162148, calcium uptake protein 1, mitochondrial, calcium-binding atopy-related autoantigen 1 homolog
Species: zebrafish
Products:     micu1

Top Publications

  1. Shimizu H, Schredelseker J, Huang J, Lu K, Naghdi S, Lu F, et al. Mitochondrial Ca(2+) uptake by the voltage-dependent anion channel 2 regulates cardiac rhythmicity. elife. 2015;4: pubmed publisher
    ..Together, these findings demonstrate a critical modulatory role for VDAC2-dependent mitochondrial Ca(2+) uptake in the regulation of cardiac rhythmicity. ..
  2. Safari R, Salimi R, Tunca Z, Ozerdem A, Ceylan D, Sakizli M. Mutation/SNP analysis in EF-hand calcium binding domain of mitochondrial Ca[Formula: see text] uptake 1 gene in bipolar disorder patients. J Integr Neurosci. 2016;15:163-73 pubmed publisher
    ..b>MICU1 is linked with MCU and has two canonical EF hands that are vital for its activity and regulates MCU-mediated Ca[..
  3. Soman S, Keatinge M, Moein M, Da Costa M, Mortiboys H, Skupin A, et al. Inhibition of the mitochondrial calcium uniporter rescues dopaminergic neurons in pink1-/- zebrafish. Eur J Neurosci. 2017;45:528-535 pubmed publisher
    ..rerio. Subsequent gene expression studies revealed specific upregulation of the mcu regulator micu1 in pink1Y431 * mutant zebrafish larvae and inactivation of micu1 also results in rescue of dopaminergic ..