Gene Symbol: thbs2a
Description: thrombospondin 2a
Alias: thbs2, thrombospondin-2, Tsp-2, thrombospondin 2
Species: zebrafish

Top Publications

  1. McKenzie P, Chadalavada S, Bohrer J, Adams J. Phylogenomic analysis of vertebrate thrombospondins reveals fish-specific paralogues, ancestral gene relationships and a tetrapod innovation. BMC Evol Biol. 2006;6:33 pubmed
    ..These novel results give deeper insight into the evolution of TSPs in vertebrates and open new directions for understanding the physiological and pathological roles of TSP-4 and TSP-5 in humans. ..
  2. Maugars G, Dufour S. Demonstration of the Coexistence of Duplicated LH Receptors in Teleosts, and Their Origin in Ancestral Actinopterygians. PLoS ONE. 2015;10:e0135184 pubmed publisher
    ..This study revises the evolutionary scenario and nomenclature of gonadotropin receptors, and opens new research avenues on the roles of duplicated LHR in actinopterygians. ..