Gene Symbol: sepsecs
Description: Sep (O-phosphoserine) tRNA:Sec (selenocysteine) tRNA synthase
Alias: sla/lpl, zgc:55980, O-phosphoseryl-tRNA(Sec) selenium transferase, UGA suppressor tRNA-associated protein homolog, sec synthase, selenocysteine synthase, selenocysteinyl-tRNA(Sec) synthase, sep-tRNA:Sec-tRNA synthase, soluble liver antigen/liver pancreas antigen, like
Species: zebrafish
Products:     sepsecs

Top Publications

  1. Wang C, Teufel A, Cheruti U, Grötzinger J, Galle P, Lohse A, et al. Characterization of human gene encoding SLA/LP autoantigen and its conserved homologs in mouse, fish, fly, and worm. World J Gastroenterol. 2006;12:902-7 pubmed
    ..The finding that the only non-conserved domain is the dominant antigenic epitope of the human SLA/LP sequence, suggests that SLA/LP autoimmunity is autoantigen-driven rather than being driven by molecular mimicry. ..
  2. Encinas P, Rodriguez Milla M, Novoa B, Estepa A, Figueras A, Coll J. Zebrafish fin immune responses during high mortality infections with viral haemorrhagic septicemia rhabdovirus. A proteomic and transcriptomic approach. BMC Genomics. 2010;11:518 pubmed publisher
  3. Benner M, Settles M, Murdoch G, Hardy R, Robison B. Sex-specific transcriptional responses of the zebrafish (Danio rerio) brain selenoproteome to acute sodium selenite supplementation. Physiol Genomics. 2013;45:653-66 pubmed publisher
    ..In nutritional intervention studies, it may be necessary to utilize methods such as qRT-PCR, which allow larger sample sizes, for detecting subtle transcriptional changes in the brain. ..