Gene Symbol: rxfp2l
Description: relaxin family peptide receptor 2, like
Alias: si:ch211-124k10.1, relaxin receptor 1, si:ch211-124k10.1, leugpcr, relaxin/insulin-like family peptide receptor 2, like
Species: zebrafish

Top Publications

  1. Ding C, Zhang J, Zhao Y, Peng Z, Song D, Jiang J. Zebrafish as a potential model organism for drug test against hepatitis C virus. PLoS ONE. 2011;6:e22921 pubmed publisher
    ..Thus, zebrafish might be a model organism to host HCV, and this zebrafish/HCV (sub-replicon) system could be an animal model for anti-HCV drug screening and evaluation. ..
  2. Good S, Yegorov S, Martijn J, Franck J, Bogerd J. New insights into ligand-receptor pairing and coevolution of relaxin family peptides and their receptors in teleosts. Int J Evol Biol. 2012;2012:310278 pubmed
    ..Overall, this study underscores the complexity of RLN/INSL and RXFP ligand-receptor interactions in teleosts and establishes theoretical background for further experimental work in nonmammals. ..
  3. Donizetti A, Fiengo M, del Gaudio R, Iazzetti G, Pariante P, Minucci S, et al. Expression pattern of zebrafish rxfp2 homologue genes during embryonic development. J Exp Zool B Mol Dev Evol. 2015;324:605-13 pubmed publisher
    ..This analysis provides new insights to elucidate the evolution of rxfp2 genes in vertebrate lineage and lays the foundations to study their role in vertebrate embryonic development. ..
  4. Zhao Y, Qin W, Zhang J, Hu Z, Tong J, Ding C, et al. HCV IRES-mediated core expression in zebrafish. PLoS ONE. 2013;8:e56985 pubmed publisher
    ..These findings demonstrate the feasibility of the zebrafish model for screening of anti-HCV drugs targeting to HCV-IRES. The zebrafish system provides a novel evidence of using zebrafish as a HCV model organism. ..