Gene Symbol: v2ra1
Description: vomeronasal 2 receptor, a1
Alias: si:dkey-53f14.1, extracellular calcium-sensing receptor, A01, Dr9-1, v2r20
Species: zebrafish

Top Publications

  1. Hashiguchi Y, Nishida M. Evolution of vomeronasal-type odorant receptor genes in the zebrafish genome. Gene. 2005;362:19-28 pubmed
    ..The evolution of the zebrafish V2R gene family can be explained by repeated tandem gene duplications within gene clusters and large-scale duplications among chromosomes...
  2. Bjarnadóttir T, Fredriksson R, Schioth H. The gene repertoire and the common evolutionary history of glutamate, pheromone (V2R), taste(1) and other related G protein-coupled receptors. Gene. 2005;362:70-84 pubmed
    ..This report provides a comprehensive overview of the expansion/deletions of the groups within the Glutamate receptor family. ..
  3. Hashiguchi Y, Nishida M. Evolution and origin of vomeronasal-type odorant receptor gene repertoire in fishes. BMC Evol Biol. 2006;6:76 pubmed
    ..The present identification of the entire V2R repertoire in fishes would provide useful foundation to the future functional and evolutionary studies of fish V2R gene family. ..