Gene Symbol: vldlr
Description: very low density lipoprotein receptor
Alias: zgc:55792, very low-density lipoprotein receptor, lr8
Species: zebrafish

Top Publications

  1. Imai H, Oomiya Y, Kikkawa S, Shoji W, Hibi M, Terashima T, et al. Dynamic changes in the gene expression of zebrafish Reelin receptors during embryogenesis and hatching period. Dev Growth Differ. 2012;54:253-63 pubmed publisher
    ..Here, we sought cDNA sequence of zebrafish homologue of the receptors, vldlr and apoer2, and examined their expression patterns by in situ hybridization...
  2. Reading B, Hiramatsu N, Schilling J, Molloy K, Glassbrook N, Mizuta H, et al. Lrp13 is a novel vertebrate lipoprotein receptor that binds vitellogenins in teleost fishes. J Lipid Res. 2014;55:2287-95 pubmed publisher
    ..The presence of lrp13 orthologs in mammals suggests that this lipoprotein receptor is widely distributed among vertebrates, where it may generally play a role in lipoprotein metabolism. ..