mtmr2

Summary

Gene Symbol: mtmr2
Description: myotubularin related protein 2
Alias: zgc:153915, myotubularin-related protein 2, phosphatidylinositol-3,5-bisphosphate 3-phosphatase, phosphatidylinositol-3-phosphate phosphatase
Species: zebrafish
Products:     mtmr2

Top Publications

  1. Laporte J, Blondeau F, Buj Bello A, Tentler D, Kretz C, Dahl N, et al. Characterization of the myotubularin dual specificity phosphatase gene family from yeast to human. Hum Mol Genet. 1998;7:1703-12 pubmed
    ..Comparison of the various genes allowed construction of a phylogenetic tree and reveals conserved residues which may be essential for function. These genes may be good candidates for other genetic diseases. ..
  2. Hirata H, Wen H, Kawakami Y, Naganawa Y, Ogino K, Yamada K, et al. Connexin 39.9 protein is necessary for coordinated activation of slow-twitch muscle and normal behavior in zebrafish. J Biol Chem. 2012;287:1080-9 pubmed publisher
    ..9 facilitates the spreading of neuronal inputs, which is irregular during motor development, beyond the muscle cells and that gap junctions play an essential role in the efficient recruitment of slow muscle fibers. ..