Gene Symbol: tacr3l
Description: tachykinin receptor 3-like
Alias: si:ch211-217k17.1, tacr3b, tachykinin receptor 3-like, tachykinin receptor 3b, tacr3a2
Species: zebrafish

Top Publications

  1. Zhou W, Li S, Liu Y, Qi X, Chen H, Cheng C, et al. The evolution of tachykinin/tachykinin receptor (TAC/TACR) in vertebrates and molecular identification of the TAC3/TACR3 system in zebrafish (Danio rerio). Mol Cell Endocrinol. 2012;361:202-12 pubmed publisher
    ..The full-length cDNA sequences encoding multiple TAC3s (TAC3a and TAC3b) and TACR3s (TACR3a1, TACR3a2 and TACR3b) were subsequently cloned from zebrafish brain samples...
  2. Biran J, Palevitch O, Ben Dor S, Levavi Sivan B. Neurokinin Bs and neurokinin B receptors in zebrafish-potential role in controlling fish reproduction. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2012;109:10269-74 pubmed publisher
    ..These results suggest that the NKB/NKBR system may participate in neuroendocrine control of fish reproduction...
  3. López Bellido R, Barreto Valer K, Rodriguez R. Expression of tachykinin receptors (tacr1a and tacr1b) in zebrafish: influence of cocaine and opioid receptors. J Mol Endocrinol. 2013;50:115-29 pubmed publisher
    ..Thus, zebrafish can provide clues for a better understanding of the relationship between tachykinin and opioid receptors in pain and addiction during embryonic development. ..
  4. Guillot R, Cortés R, Navarro S, Mischitelli M, García Herranz V, Sánchez E, et al. Behind melanocortin antagonist overexpression in the zebrafish brain: A behavioral and transcriptomic approach. Horm Behav. 2016;82:87-100 pubmed publisher
    ..The information provided herein will help to elucidate new central systems involved in control of obesity and should be of invaluable use for sustaining fish production systems. ..
  5. Qi X, Salem M, Zhou W, Sato Shimizu M, Ye G, Smitz J, et al. Neurokinin B Exerts Direct Effects on the Ovary to Stimulate Estradiol Production. Endocrinology. 2016;157:3355-65 pubmed publisher
    ..Taken together, our findings establish a direct action of NKB to induce ovarian estrogen production and raise the possibility that defective signaling of this pathway may contribute to the development of PCOS. ..