Gene Symbol: stc2a
Description: stanniocalcin 2a
Alias: im:6908722, stc2, wu:fd13c01, zgc:136650, stanniocalcin-2, fd13c01, stanniocalcin 2
Species: zebrafish

Top Publications

  1. Luo C, Pisarska M, Hsueh A. Identification of a stanniocalcin paralog, stanniocalcin-2, in fish and the paracrine actions of stanniocalcin-2 in the mammalian ovary. Endocrinology. 2005;146:469-76 pubmed publisher
    ..Two related mammalian stanniocalcin genes, STC1 and STC2, were found to be expressed in various tissues as paracrine regulators...
  2. Hang X, Balment R. Stanniocalcin in the euryhaline flounder (Platichthys flesus): primary structure, tissue distribution, and response to altered salinity. Gen Comp Endocrinol. 2005;144:188-95 pubmed
    ..3% identity with mouse STC1, 24.4% identity with fugu and zebrafish STC2, and 22.3% identity with mouse STC2...
  3. Shin J, Oh D, Sohn Y. Molecular characterization and expression analysis of stanniocalcin-1 in turbot (Scophthalmus maximus). Gen Comp Endocrinol. 2006;147:214-21 pubmed publisher
    ..Deglycosylation of the recombinant STC-1 led to a decrease in the molecular mass. Our data indicate that the turbot STC-1 gene is widely expressed and the secreted protein exists as a homodimeric glycoprotein...
  4. Shin J, Sohn Y. cDNA cloning of Japanese flounder stanniocalcin 2 and its mRNA expression in a variety of tissues. Comp Biochem Physiol A Mol Integr Physiol. 2009;153:24-9 pubmed publisher
    ..Although two related STC genes, STC1 and STC2, were found to be expressed in multiple tissues as paracrine regulators in mammals, spatial expression pattern of ..
  5. Chou M, Lin C, Chao P, Hung J, Cruz S, Hwang P. Stanniocalcin-1 controls ion regulation functions of ion-transporting epithelium other than calcium balance. Int J Biol Sci. 2015;11:122-32 pubmed publisher
    ..The present findings provide new insights into the broader functions of STC-1, a hypocalcemic hormone. ..