Gene Symbol: smg6
Description: SMG6 nonsense mediated mRNA decay factor
Alias: si:dkey-16f21.2, telomerase-binding protein EST1A, SMG6 homolog nonsense mediated mRNA decay factorcds, Smg-6 homolog, nonsense mediated mRNA decay factor
Species: zebrafish

Top Publications

  1. Wittkopp N, Huntzinger E, Weiler C, Sauliere J, Schmidt S, Sonawane M, et al. Nonsense-mediated mRNA decay effectors are essential for zebrafish embryonic development and survival. Mol Cell Biol. 2009;29:3517-28 pubmed publisher
    ..In metazoa, seven genes (upf1, upf2, upf3, smg1, smg5, smg6, and smg7) have been identified as essential for NMD; here we show that the zebrafish genome encodes orthologs of ..
  2. Dina C, Bouatia Naji N, Tucker N, Delling F, Toomer K, Durst R, et al. Genetic association analyses highlight biological pathways underlying mitral valve prolapse. Nat Genet. 2015;47:1206-11 pubmed publisher
    ..This study identifies the first risk loci for MVP and suggests new mechanisms involved in mitral valve regurgitation, the most common indication for mitral valve repair. ..