Gene Symbol: tnfsf13b
Description: TNF superfamily member 13b
Alias: zgc:172115, tumor necrosis factor ligand superfamily member 13B, BAFF, TNF superfamily member 13b-like protein, tumor necrosis factor (ligand) superfamily, member 13b
Species: zebrafish

Top Publications

  1. Liang Z, Kong Y, Luo C, Shen Y, Zhang S. Molecular cloning, functional characterization and phylogenetic analysis of B-cell activating factor in zebrafish (Danio rerio). Fish Shellfish Immunol. 2010;29:233-40 pubmed publisher
    B-cell activating factor (BAFF), belonging to the TNF family, is a critical cytokine for B-cell survival, proliferation, maturation and differentiation...
  2. Wiens G, Glenney G. Origin and evolution of TNF and TNF receptor superfamilies. Dev Comp Immunol. 2011;35:1324-35 pubmed publisher
    ..The increasing interest and use of TNFSF and TNFRSF modulators in human and animal medicine underscores the need to understand the evolutionary origins as well as conserved and novel functions of these biologically important molecules. ..
  3. Xiao W, Long W, Liu G, Sui C, Guo X, Tian A, et al. Molecular cloning, expression and functional analysis of B-cell activating factor (BAFF) in yellow grouper, Epinephelus awoara. Mol Immunol. 2014;59:64-70 pubmed publisher
    B cell activating factor (BAFF), a ligand belonging to the tumor necrosis factor (TNF) family is critical to B cell survival, proliferation, maturation and immunoglobulin secretion...
  4. Choi J, Kim R, Yoon S, Kim W. Developmental Toxicity of Zinc Oxide Nanoparticles to Zebrafish (Danio rerio): A Transcriptomic Analysis. PLoS ONE. 2016;11:e0160763 pubmed publisher
    ..pathways with those observed with ZnSO4 exposure, but six genes (aicda, cyb5d1, edar, intl2, ogfrl2 and tnfsf13b) associated with inflammation and the immune system responded specifically to ZnO NPs (either in the opposite ..
  5. Pandit N, Shen Y, Wang W, Chen Y, Li J. Identification of TNF13b (BAFF) gene from grass carp (Ctenopharyngodon idella) and its immune response to bacteria and virus. Dev Comp Immunol. 2013;39:460-4 pubmed publisher
    The TNF superfamily B cell activating factor (BAFF) is a central cytokine in several diseases...