Experts and Doctors on avian proteins in Chengdu, Sichuan, China
Locale: Chengdu, Sichuan, China
Topic: avian proteins
Wang Y, Wang J, Liu H, Zhang R, Zhang T, Gan X, et al
. Discovery, Characterization, and Functional Study of a Novel MEF2D CAG Repeat in Duck (Anas platyrhynchos). DNA Cell Biol. 2016;35:398-409 pubmed publisher
..Taken together, these findings reveal that duck MEF2D CAG repeat is a potential functional element with polymorphisms and may cause differences in MEF2D function between duck and other vertebrate species. ..
Yin H, Li D, Zhang L, Yang M, Zhao X, Wang Y, et al
. Housing system influences abundance of Pax3 and Pax7 in postnatal chicken skeletal muscles. Poult Sci. 2014;93:1337-43 pubmed publisher
..05). These data indicate that housing system may influence muscle fiber muscle accretion by coordinating the expression of Pax3 and Pax7 in adult chicken skeletal muscles. ..
Ran J, You X, Jin J, Zhou Y, Wang Y, Lan D, et al
. The Relationship between MC1R Mutation and Plumage Color Variation in Pigeons. Biomed Res Int. 2016;2016:3059756 pubmed
..05). Furthermore, only diplotype H1H1 was significantly associated with black and gray traits of pigeons. Collectively, our study suggested an association between genetic variation of MC1R and plumage color in pigeon. ..
Wang Y, Hu Y, He D, Chen S, Li S, Lan D, et al
. Contribution of both positive selection and relaxation of selective constraints to degeneration of flyability during geese domestication. PLoS ONE. 2017;12:e0185328 pubmed publisher
..In addition, both positive artificial selection and the relaxation of functional constraints appeared to play important roles in the degeneration of flyability in domestic geese. ..
Zhao Q, Liu F, Chen S, Yan X, Qi Y, Wang M, et al
. Chinese goose (Anser cygnoides) CD8a: cloning, tissue distribution and immunobiological in splenic mononuclear cells. Gene. 2013;529:332-9 pubmed publisher
..The CD8? mRNA transcription level in spleen mononuclear cells was significantly up-regulated when stimulated by phytohemagglutinin, but not by lipopolysaccharide in vitro. ..