Experts and Doctors on amino acid sequence in Hangzhou, Zhejiang Sheng, China


Locale: Hangzhou, Zhejiang Sheng, China
Topic: amino acid sequence

Top Publications

  1. Zheng J, Zhu M. Isolation and sequence analysis of the Sox-1, -2, -3 homologs in Trionyx sinensis and Alligator sinensis having temperature-dependent sex determination. Biochem Genet. 2006;44:101-12 pubmed
  2. Zheng Q, Chen J, Nie Z, Lv Z, Wang D, Zhang Y. Expression, purification and characterization of a three-domain Kazal-type inhibitor from silkworm pupae (Bombyx mori). Comp Biochem Physiol B Biochem Mol Biol. 2007;146:234-40 pubmed
    ..35 nM and the inhibitor seemed to form a 1:1 complex with subtilisin A. This is a first description of the structure and characterization of Kazal-type inhibitor with three domains cloned from silkworm pupae, B. mori. ..
  3. Li J, Zhang C, Shen L, Tang Z, Cheng J. Expression and regulation of phospholipase A2 in venom gland of the chinese honeybee, Apis cerana cerana. Arch Insect Biochem Physiol. 2005;60:1-12 pubmed
    ..Different post-translational modifications were found among different individuals in A. cerana when compared to A. mellifera. ..
  4. Liu X, Yu F, Schnabel G, Wu J, Wang Z, Ma Z. Paralogous cyp51 genes in Fusarium graminearum mediate differential sensitivity to sterol demethylation inhibitors. Fungal Genet Biol. 2011;48:113-23 pubmed publisher
    ..graminearum and that a mixture of DMI fungicides can result in synergistic effects. Our findings have directly implications on chemical management strategies of plant diseases caused by Fusarium species. ..
  5. Zhang L, Zhang C, Ojcius D, Sun D, Zhao J, Lin X, et al. The mammalian cell entry (Mce) protein of pathogenic Leptospira species is responsible for RGD motif-dependent infection of cells and animals. Mol Microbiol. 2012;83:1006-23 pubmed publisher
    ..Blockade of the two integrins or the Mce protein decreased leptospiral adherence and invasiveness. The results showed that Mce is an RGD-motif-dependent virulence factor in pathogenic Leptospira species...
  6. Cheng Y, Zhou Y, Yang Y, Chi Y, Zhou J, Chen J, et al. Structural and functional analysis of VQ motif-containing proteins in Arabidopsis as interacting proteins of WRKY transcription factors. Plant Physiol. 2012;159:810-25 pubmed publisher
    ..These findings indicate that VQ proteins play an important role in plant growth, development, and response to environmental conditions, most likely by acting as cofactors of group I and IIc WRKY transcription factors. ..
  7. Tang Y, Wu W, Zhang X, Lu Z, Chen J, Fang W. Catabolite control protein A of Streptococcus suis type 2 contributes to sugar metabolism and virulence. J Microbiol. 2012;50:994-1002 pubmed publisher
    ..Both the in vitro and in vivo defect phenotypes were reversible by ccpA complementation. Thus, this study shows that CcpA of S. suis type 2 plays an important role in carbon catabolite repression and virulence. ..
  8. Li W, Huang Z, Liu F, Li Z, Yan L, Zhang S, et al. Molecular cloning and characterization of juvenile hormone acid methyltransferase in the honey bee, Apis mellifera, and its differential expression during caste differentiation. PLoS ONE. 2013;8:e68544 pubmed publisher
    ..These results suggest that the gene that we cloned codes for a functional JHAMT that catalyzes the final reactions of JH biosynthesis in honey bees. In addition, AmJHAMT may play an important role in honey bee caste differentiation. ..
  9. Zhou X, Ren W, Bharath S, Tang X, He Y, Chen C, et al. Structural and Functional Insights into the Unwinding Mechanism of Bacteroides sp Pif1. Cell Rep. 2016;14:2030-9 pubmed publisher
    ..The conformational snapshots of BaPif1 provide insights into the mechanism governing the helicase activity of Pif1. ..

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  1. Zhu L, Shi Y, Zang Q, Shi Q, Liu S, Xu Y, et al. Functional analysis of PI-like gene in relation to flower development from bamboo (Bambusa oldhamii). J Genet. 2016;95:71-8 pubmed
    ..The result implied that the C-terminal sequence may not be absolutely required for organ identity function in the context of BoPI. ..
  2. Teng Q, Zhou J, Wu J, Guo J, Shen H. Characterization of chicken interleukin 2 receptor alpha chain, a homolog to mammalian CD25. FEBS Lett. 2006;580:4274-81 pubmed
  3. Jiang M, Cao J. Isolation and characterization of a male sterility gene homolog BcMS2 from Chinese cabbage-pak-choi that expressing in an anther-specific manner. Mol Biol Rep. 2008;35:299-305 pubmed publisher
    ..These results suggested that BcMS2 was an anther-specific gene and might be essential for the fertility of Chinese cabbage-pak-choi...
  4. Wu S, Zhang H, Yu X, Chen J. Identification and cloning of a gene encoding dichloromethane dehalogenase from a methylotrophic bacterium, Bacillus circulans WZ-12 CCTCC M 207006. Bioprocess Biosyst Eng. 2009;32:845-52 pubmed publisher
    ..strain DM11. The Michaelis-Menten constant of DCM dehalogenase was markedly lower than that of standard DCM dehalogenases...
  5. Chen J, Jiang L, Chen Q, Zhao H, Luo X, Chen X, et al. lmo0038 is involved in acid and heat stress responses and specific for Listeria monocytogenes lineages I and II, and Listeria ivanovii. Foodborne Pathog Dis. 2009;6:365-76 pubmed publisher
  6. Xie P, Zhang A, Wang C, Azzam M, Zou X. Molecular cloning, characterization, and expression analysis of fatty acid translocase (FAT/CD36) in the pigeon (Columba livia domestica). Poult Sci. 2012;91:1670-9 pubmed publisher
    ..The results suggest that FAT/CD36 may be a representative of intestine development in pigeon, and it could be regulated by long-chain fatty acids via PPAR? pathway. ..
  7. Wang Y, Wang J, Wang S, Liu S, Cao J, Li X, et al. Adaptor protein APPL1 couples synaptic NMDA receptor with neuronal prosurvival phosphatidylinositol 3-kinase/Akt pathway. J Neurosci. 2012;32:11919-29 pubmed publisher
    ..These results suggest that APPL1 contributes to connecting synaptic NMDARs with the intracellular PI3K/Akt cascade and the downstream prosurvival signaling pathway in rat cortical neurons. ..
  8. Lin Y, Yang Y, Li W, Chen Q, Li J, Pan X, et al. Reciprocal regulation of Akt and Oct4 promotes the self-renewal and survival of embryonal carcinoma cells. Mol Cell. 2012;48:627-40 pubmed publisher
  9. Hu X, Yang R, Zhang X, Chen L, Xiang X, Gong C, et al. Molecular cloning and functional characterization of the dual oxidase (BmDuox) gene from the silkworm Bombyx mori. PLoS ONE. 2013;8:e70118 pubmed publisher
    ..We conclude that reducing BmDuox expression greatly increased the bacterial load, suggesting BmDuox has an important role in inhibiting microbial proliferation and the maintenance of homeostasis in the silkworm midgut. ..
  10. Wu X, Wang S, Yu Y, Zhang J, Sun Z, Yan Y, et al. Subcellular proteomic analysis of human host cells infected with H3N2 swine influenza virus. Proteomics. 2013;13:3309-26 pubmed publisher
    ..Collectively, these identified subcellular constituents provide an important framework for understanding host/SIV interactions and underlying mechanisms of SIV cross-species infection and pathogenesis. ..
  11. Lu H, Liu J, Liu S, Zeng J, Ding D, Carstens R, et al. Exo70 isoform switching upon epithelial-mesenchymal transition mediates cancer cell invasion. Dev Cell. 2013;27:560-73 pubmed publisher
    ..Our findings provide a mechanism by which the exocyst function and actin dynamics are modulated for EMT and tumor invasion. ..
  12. Shen C, Xue J, Sun T, Guo H, Zhang L, Meng Y, et al. Succinyl-proteome profiling of a high taxol containing hybrid Taxus species (Taxus × media) revealed involvement of succinylation in multiple metabolic pathways. Sci Rep. 2016;6:21764 pubmed publisher
    ..These results provide the first comprehensive view of the succinylome of Taxus × media and may catalyze future biological investigation of succinylation. ..
  13. Yang M, Chen T, Han C, Li N, Wan T, Cao X. Rab7b, a novel lysosome-associated small GTPase, is involved in monocytic differentiation of human acute promyelocytic leukemia cells. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2004;318:792-9 pubmed
    ..Our data suggest that Rab7b is a lysosome-localized monocytic cell-specific small GTPase, and is involved in PMA-induced APL cell differentiation and possibly in regulation of monocyte functions. ..
  14. Fang W, Xiang L, Shao J, Wen Y, Chen S. Identification and characterization of an interleukin-15 homologue from Tetraodon nigroviridis. Comp Biochem Physiol B Biochem Mol Biol. 2006;143:335-43 pubmed
    ..In addition, our analysis on another annotated T. nigroviridis IL-15 demonstrated that it may be a paralogue of IL-15. To differentiate it from the known IL-15s, we described it as IL-15x. ..
  15. Ge J, Zhao J, Shao Y, Tian C, Zhang C. Characterization of an early gene orf122 from Bombyx mori nucleopolyhedrovirus. Mol Biol Rep. 2009;36:543-8 pubmed publisher
    ..All these results suggest that Bm122 is an early gene encoding a protein that functions in the nucleus...
  16. Yang Y, Lv J, Gui B, Yin H, Wu X, Zhang Y, et al. A-to-I RNA editing alters less-conserved residues of highly conserved coding regions: implications for dual functions in evolution. RNA. 2008;14:1516-25 pubmed publisher
    ..Therefore, these data imply that RNA editing might play dual roles in evolution by extending protein diversity and maintaining phylogenetic conservation. ..
  17. Luo D, Xue F, Ojcius D, Zhao J, Mao Y, Li L, et al. Protein typing of major outer membrane lipoproteins from Chinese pathogenic Leptospira spp. and characterization of their immunogenicity. Vaccine. 2009;28:243-55 pubmed publisher
    ..3% and 66.7% to 83.3% and 91.7%). The data suggest that all the rLipLs are the genus-specific superficial antigens of pathogenic Leptospira species and should be considered in designing universal vaccines against leptospirosis. ..
  18. Zhu J, Fang Q, Ye G, Hu C. Proteome changes in the plasma of Pieris rapae parasitized by the endoparasitoid wasp Pteromalus puparum. J Zhejiang Univ Sci B. 2011;12:93-102 pubmed publisher
    ..This study will contribute to the better understanding of the molecular bases of parasitoid-induced host alterations associated with innate immune responses, detoxification, and energy metabolism. ..
  19. Liu Y, Xia X, Xu L, Wang Y. Design of hybrid ?-hairpin peptides with enhanced cell specificity and potent anti-inflammatory activity. Biomaterials. 2013;34:237-50 pubmed publisher
    ..7 cells. Our results indicate that these hybrid peptides have considerable potential for future development as antimicrobial and anti-inflammatory agents. ..
  20. Liu Y, Yan X, Zhou T. TBCK influences cell proliferation, cell size and mTOR signaling pathway. PLoS ONE. 2013;8:e71349 pubmed publisher
    ..Thus, these data suggest that TBCK may play an important role in cell proliferation, cell growth and actin organization possibly by modulating mTOR pathway. ..
  21. Liao M, Zhu M, Zhang Z, Zhang A, Li G, Sheng F. Cloning and sequence analysis of FSH and LH in the giant panda (Ailuropoda melanoleuca). Anim Reprod Sci. 2003;77:107-16 pubmed
    ..In addition they lay a foundation for a further study towards producing recombinant panda FSH and LH which can be used in artificial breeding aimed to increase its captive reproductive efficiency. ..
  22. Li Y, Yu J, Ye Q, Zhu Z, Guo Z. Expression of CycD3 is transiently increased by pollination and N-(2-chloro-4-pyridyl)-N'-phenylurea in ovaries of Lagenaria leucantha. J Exp Bot. 2003;54:1245-51 pubmed
    ..Treating ovaries with CPPU also reactivated cell division and transcription of CycD3 genes and the effect was more rapid and pronounced than after pollination/fertilization. ..
  23. Wang X, Li N, Liu B, Sun H, Chen T, Li H, et al. A novel human phosphatidylethanolamine-binding protein resists tumor necrosis factor alpha-induced apoptosis by inhibiting mitogen-activated protein kinase pathway activation and phosphatidylethanolamine externalization. J Biol Chem. 2004;279:45855-64 pubmed
  24. Li X, Wu X, Yue W, Liu J, Li G, Miao Y. Proteomic analysis of the silkworm (Bombyx mori L.) hemolymph during developmental stage. J Proteome Res. 2006;5:2809-14 pubmed
    ..In total, 19 protein spots including 6 special spots expressed in seventh day were analyzed through MALDI-TOF-MS. The relations between proteins and growth and development of silkworm were discussed. ..
  25. Wang C, Ge H, Hou X, Li Y. Roles of larger conductance mechanosensitive channels (MscL) in sporulation and Act secretion in Streptomyces coelicolor. J Basic Microbiol. 2007;47:518-24 pubmed
    ..coelicolor. Moreover, Sc-MscL showed possible functional pentamer by cross-linking in vitro. It is first report about biochemical and functional characterization of MscL in S. coelicolor. ..
  26. Chen J, Chen J, Gai Q, Lv Z, Wang D, Nie Z, et al. Molecular characterization and immunohistochemical localization of a novel troponin C during silkworm development. Cell Tissue Res. 2008;331:725-38 pubmed publisher
    ..Our findings indicate that BmTnC is selectively expressed in the muscular tissues of the silkworm, including portions of the head, the Malpighian tubule, the body wall, and the gut...
  27. Ye G, Dong S, Song Q, Shi M, Chen X, Hu C. Molecular cloning and developmental expression of the vitellogenin gene in the endoparasitoid, Pteromalus puparum. Insect Mol Biol. 2008;17:227-33 pubmed publisher
    ..The haemolymph Vg titre appeared 24 h after the appearance of Vg transcript. A positive correlation between the titre and transcript level of Vg in individual female wasps was found. ..
  28. Li D, Liu H, Zhang H, Wang X, Song F. OsBIRH1, a DEAD-box RNA helicase with functions in modulating defence responses against pathogen infection and oxidative stress. J Exp Bot. 2008;59:2133-46 pubmed publisher
    ..The results suggest that OsBIRH1 encodes a functional DEAD-box RNA helicase and plays important roles in defence responses against biotic and abiotic stresses...
  29. Liu G, Wang F, Ni Z, Yun T, Yu B, Huang J, et al. Genetic diversity of the VP1 gene of duck hepatitis virus type I (DHV-I) isolates from southeast China is related to isolate attenuation. Virus Res. 2008;137:137-41 pubmed publisher
    ..It seems likely that at least some of these differences result from mutations leading to isolate attenuation...
  30. Shao Y, Dong K, Tang Z, Zhang C. Molecular characterization of a sodium channel gene from the Silkworm Bombyx mori. Insect Biochem Mol Biol. 2009;39:145-51 pubmed publisher
    ..One optional exon is unique to BmNa(v), while the others are conserved in other insect sodium channel genes. Interestingly, the expression of the mutually exclusive exons is developmentally regulated...
  31. Jin X, Yang Y, Chen K, Lv Z, Zheng L, Liu Y, et al. HDMCP uncouples yeast mitochondrial respiration and alleviates steatosis in L02 and hepG2 cells by decreasing ATP and H2O2 levels: a novel mechanism for NAFLD. J Hepatol. 2009;50:1019-28 pubmed publisher
    ..More importantly, HDMCP might become a novel drug target for its ability in alleviating hepatic steatosis. ..
  32. Wang H, Xu K, Liu L, Tan J, Chen Y, Li Y, et al. The efficacy of self-assembled cationic antimicrobial peptide nanoparticles against Cryptococcus neoformans for the treatment of meningitis. Biomaterials. 2010;31:2874-81 pubmed publisher
    ..CG(3)R(6)TAT nanoparticles can be a promising antimicrobial agent for treatment of brain infections caused by C. neoformans. ..
  33. Niu S, Xu C, Zhang W, Zhang B, Li X, Lin Wang K, et al. Coordinated regulation of anthocyanin biosynthesis in Chinese bayberry (Myrica rubra) fruit by a R2R3 MYB transcription factor. Planta. 2010;231:887-99 pubmed
    ..These results show that coordinated expression of multiple biosynthetic genes is involved in anthocyanin accumulation in Chinese bayberry fruit, and this is regulated by MrMYB1...
  34. Wu L, Wang J, Tang P, Chen H, Gao H. Genetic and molecular characterization of flagellar assembly in Shewanella oneidensis. PLoS ONE. 2011;6:e21479 pubmed publisher
    ..In conclusion, flagellar assembly in S. oneidensis has novel features despite the conservation of homologous genes across taxa. ..
  35. Liu Z, Dong L, Cheng F, Xue Y, Wang Y, Ding J, et al. Gene cloning, expression, and characterization of a nitrilase from Alcaligenes faecalis ZJUTB10. J Agric Food Chem. 2011;59:11560-70 pubmed publisher
    ..Characteristics investigation indicates that this nitrilase is promising in catalysis applications...
  36. Li R, Chen D, Zhou R, Jia S, Yang J, Clegg J, et al. Involvement of polo-like kinase 1 (Plk1) in mitotic arrest by inhibition of mitogen-activated protein kinase-extracellular signal-regulated kinase-ribosomal S6 kinase 1 (MEK-ERK-RSK1) cascade. J Biol Chem. 2012;287:15923-34 pubmed publisher
    ..Taken together, these findings provide insights into the regulation of Plk1 during cell division and Artemia diapause cyst formation and the correlation between the activity of Plk1 and RSK1. ..
  37. Sun L, Zhang H, Li D, Huang L, Hong Y, Ding X, et al. Functions of rice NAC transcriptional factors, ONAC122 and ONAC131, in defense responses against Magnaporthe grisea. Plant Mol Biol. 2013;81:41-56 pubmed publisher
    ..Our results suggest that both ONAC122 and ONAC131 have important roles in rice disease resistance responses through the regulated expression of other defense- and signaling-related genes. ..
  38. Zhao Y, Liu W, Xu Y, Cao J, Braam J, Cai X. Genome-wide identification and functional analyses of calmodulin genes in Solanaceous species. BMC Plant Biol. 2013;13:70 pubmed publisher
    ..In addition, Solanaceous species have evolved one new group of CaM genes during evolution. CaM genes play important roles in plant disease resistance to a variety of pathogens...
  39. Cheng C, Chen J, Fang C, Xia Y, Shan Y, Liu Y, et al. Listeria monocytogenes aguA1, but not aguA2, encodes a functional agmatine deiminase: biochemical characterization of its catalytic properties and roles in acid tolerance. J Biol Chem. 2013;288:26606-15 pubmed publisher
    ..monocytogenes that is critical for enzyme activity. Of the two putative AgDIs, we conclude that only AguA1 functionally participates in the AgDI pathway and mediates acid tolerance in L. monocytogenes. ..
  40. Liu H, He J, Chi C, Shao J. Differential HSP70 expression in Mytilus coruscus under various stressors. Gene. 2014;543:166-73 pubmed publisher
    ..82-fold at day 10, and 180 CST fuel of 5.94-fold at day 25), and then dropped progressively. All these results indicated that HSP70 in marine bivalve had a significant role in mediating the environmental stress and immune response. ..
  41. Chen Y, Bao J. Underlying Mechanisms of Zymographic Diversity in Starch Synthase I and Pullulanase in Rice-Developing Endosperm. J Agric Food Chem. 2016;64:2030-7 pubmed publisher
    ..The results will enhance our understanding of SSI and PUL properties and provide helpful information to understand their functions in starch biosynthesis in rice endosperm. ..
  42. Bai Z, Xia P, Wang R, Jiao J, Ru M, Liu J, et al. Molecular cloning and characterization of five SmGRAS genes associated with tanshinone biosynthesis in Salvia miltiorrhiza hairy roots. PLoS ONE. 2017;12:e0185322 pubmed publisher
    ..Together, these results provide insights into functional conservation and diversification of SmGRASs and are useful information for further elucidating SmGRAS functions. ..
  43. Zhou J, Wang J, Chen J, Wu J, Gong H, Teng Q, et al. Cloning, in vitro expression and bioactivity of duck interleukin-2. Mol Immunol. 2005;42:589-98 pubmed publisher
  44. LI J, Shao J, Xiang L, Wen Y. Cloning, characterization and expression analysis of pufferfish interleukin-4 cDNA: the first evidence of Th2-type cytokine in fish. Mol Immunol. 2007;44:2078-86 pubmed
    ..This is the first report of cloning and characterization of IL-4 cDNA and gene in fish. ..
  45. Feng J, Wang K, Liu X, Chen S, Chen J. The quantification of tomato microRNAs response to viral infection by stem-loop real-time RT-PCR. Gene. 2009;437:14-21 pubmed
  46. Wang X, Luan J, Li J, Su Y, Xia J, Liu S. Transcriptome analysis and comparison reveal divergence between two invasive whitefly cryptic species. BMC Genomics. 2011;12:458 pubmed publisher
    ..Our data present a comprehensive sequence comparison between the two invasive whitefly species. This study will provide a road map for future investigations on the molecular mechanisms underlying their biological differences. ..
  47. Yan J, Chen Y, Li Z, Gong L, Lu Y, Zhang Y. [Study on the pathological and molecular characteristics of AHC epidemic in Zhejiang Province in 2010]. Bing Du Xue Bao. 2011;27:421-6 pubmed
    ..These findings indicated that AHC epidemic in Zhejiang Province in 2010 was caused by CA24v GIV-C4 viruses and they most likely evolved from CA24v viruses circulating locally in external environment from 2002. ..
  48. Ruan H, Gerstmeir R, Schnicke S, Eikmanns B. The amrG1 gene is involved in the activation of acetate in Corynebacterium glutamicum. Sci China C Life Sci. 2005;48:97-105 pubmed
    ..In contrast to the gene deletion, overexpression of the amrG1 gene in C. glutamicum 13032 had the adverse regulatory effect. These results indicate that the amrG1 gene encodes a repressor or co-repressor of the pta-ack operon. ..
  49. Xu X, Hong X, Liu Y, Zhu F, Lv H, Yan L. [A novel M142T mutation in the B glycosyltransferase gene associated with B3 variant in Chinese]. Zhonghua Yi Xue Yi Chuan Xue Za Zhi. 2009;26:254-7 pubmed publisher
    ..This substitution resulted in an amino acid change of M142T in the B glycosyltransferase. A novel B allele with 425T>C substitution resulting in B3 subgroup was identified in two Chinese individuals. ..
  50. Shao X, Zhu L, Wang Y, Lu Y, Wang W, Zhu J, et al. Threonine 82 at the PDZ domain of PICK1 is critical for AMPA receptor interaction and localization. Neurochem Int. 2010;56:962-70 pubmed publisher
    ..In summary, our data suggest that T82 is a potential phosphorylation site of PICK1 and is critical for the interaction of PICK1 with AMPA receptors and PICK1-regulated AMPA receptor localization. ..
  51. Li X, Zhu B, Chen N, Hu H, Chen J, Zhang X, et al. Molecular characterization and functional analysis of MyD88 in Chinese soft-shelled turtle Trionyx sinensis. Fish Shellfish Immunol. 2011;30:33-8 pubmed publisher
    ..1 control vector (P < 0.01). These results indicate that tMyD88 might possess an important role in defense against microbial infection in Chinese soft-shelled turtles similar to that in mammals...
  52. Chen S, Chen D, Yang F, Nagasawa H, Yang W. Characterization and processing of superoxide dismutase-fused vitellogenin in the diapause embryo formation: a special developmental pathway in the brine shrimp, Artemia parthenogenetica. Biol Reprod. 2011;85:31-41 pubmed publisher
    ..This suggests that these high concentration components have an important function for the encysted diapaused embryos during long-term cell-cycle arrest, which has remained unknown up until now...
  53. Si J, Zhang Z, Lin B, Schroeder M, Huang B. MetaDBSite: a meta approach to improve protein DNA-binding sites prediction. BMC Syst Biol. 2011;5 Suppl 1:S7 pubmed publisher
    ..The MetaDBSite web-server is freely available at and ..
  54. Chen J, Mao L, Mi H, Lu W, Ying T, Luo Z. Involvement of three annexin genes in the ripening of strawberry fruit regulated by phytohormone and calcium signal transduction. Plant Cell Rep. 2016;35:733-43 pubmed publisher
    ..Therefore, FaAnn5s and FaAnn8 might be involved in plant hormones' regulation in the development and ripening of strawberry fruit through calcium signaling in the downstream. ..
  55. Niu B, Meng Z, Tao Y, Lu S, Weng H, He L, et al. Cloning and alternative splicing analysis of Bombyx mori transformer-2 gene using silkworm EST database. Acta Biochim Biophys Sin (Shanghai). 2005;37:728-36 pubmed
    ..All isoforms of BmTRA-2 protein contain two arginine/serine-rich domains and one RNA recognition motif, showing striking organizational similarity to Drosophila TRA-2 proteins...
  56. Chen J, Shi Y, Adams M, Zheng H, Qin B, Chen J. Characterisation of an isolate of Narcissus degeneration virus from Chinese narcissus (Narcissus tazetta var. chinensis). Arch Virol. 2007;152:441-8 pubmed
    ..Sequence comparisons and phylogenetic analysis showed that the Chinese virus was different from all previously sequenced potyviruses but distantly related to onion yellow dwarf and shallot yellow stripe viruses...
  57. Wang Z, Xu S, Zhang Y, Bao Q. Genetic distance of SARS coronavirus from the recent natural case. Vet Microbiol. 2007;120:167-72 pubmed
    ..A reasonable judgment based on phylogenetic relationship and sequence variations it is likely that the recent human SARS-CoV isolate is closer to an unknown SARS-CoV predecessor...
  58. Yang J, Zhang M, Yu J. Relationship between cytoplasmic male sterility and SPL-like gene expression in stem mustard. Physiol Plant. 2008;133:426-34 pubmed publisher
    ..Thereby, we suggest that a probable pathway responsible for CMS in stem mustard involves mitochondrial retrograde regulation, with SPL-like as a target nuclear gene for a mitochondrial signal...
  59. Zhang X, Yu X, Zhang H, Song F. Molecular characterization of a defense-related AMP-binding protein gene, OsBIABP1, from rice. J Zhejiang Univ Sci B. 2009;10:731-9 pubmed publisher
    ..oryzae. Our results suggest that OsBIABP1 may be a defense-related AMP-binding protein that is involved in the regulation of defense response through SA and/or JA/ET signaling pathways. ..
  60. Liu S, Zhang Y, Zhou W, Liang Q, Yuan X, Cheng J, et al. Identification and characterization of two sensory neuron membrane proteins from Cnaphalocrocis medinalis (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae). Arch Insect Biochem Physiol. 2013;82:29-42 pubmed publisher
    ..This work presents for the first time a study on the SNMPs of C. medinalis, which may help in providing guidance to future functional research of moth SNMPs. ..
  61. Zhu X, Shi Y, Lei G, Fry S, Zhang B, Zhou Y, et al. XTH31, encoding an in vitro XEH/XET-active enzyme, regulates aluminum sensitivity by modulating in vivo XET action, cell wall xyloglucan content, and aluminum binding capacity in Arabidopsis. Plant Cell. 2012;24:4731-47 pubmed publisher
    ..Taken together, the data indicate that XTH31 affects Al sensitivity by modulating cell wall xyloglucan content and Al binding capacity...
  62. Zhu X, Dai Z, Liu J, Yang W. Actin gene in prawn, Macrobrachium rosenbergii: characteristics and differential tissue expression during embryonic development. Comp Biochem Physiol B Biochem Mol Biol. 2005;140:599-605 pubmed
    ..Expression of the Mar-actin gene varied during embryonic development and reached the maximal level at the zoea stage. This is the first report describing the complete sequence and expression pattern of the actin gene in prawns...
  63. Wu J, Peng Z, Liu S, He Y, Cheng L, Kong F, et al. Genome-wide analysis of Aux/IAA gene family in Solanaceae species using tomato as a model. Mol Genet Genomics. 2012;287:295-11 pubmed publisher
  64. Li X, Kang Y, Zhang X, Zhu B, Fang W. Identification of a heat shock cognate protein 70 gene in Chinese soft-shell turtle (Pelodiscus sinensis) and its expression profiles under thermal stress. J Zhejiang Univ Sci B. 2012;13:465-77 pubmed publisher
    ..Irrespective of different profiles of expression under heat stress, tHsc70 may play roles in protecting turtles from thermal stress. ..
  65. Wu S, Wang F, Huang J, Fang Q, Shen Z, Ye G. Molecular and cellular analyses of a ryanodine receptor from hemocytes of Pieris rapae. Dev Comp Immunol. 2013;41:1-10 pubmed publisher
    ..We also showed that flubendiamide, a RyR-activating insecticide, induced Ca(2+) release and thereby confirmed functional expression of the PrRyR in the hemocytes of P. rapae...
  66. Li Y, Hsin J, Zhao L, Cheng Y, Shang W, Huang K, et al. FtsZ protofilaments use a hinge-opening mechanism for constrictive force generation. Science. 2013;341:392-5 pubmed publisher
    ..The protofilament curvature highlights a hydrolysis-dependent conformational switch at the T3 loop that leads to longitudinal bending between subunits, which could generate sufficient force to drive cytokinesis...
  67. Yang Q, Xia F, Gu S, Yuan H, Chen J, Yang Q, et al. Cloning and expression pattern of a spermatogenesis-related gene, BEX1, mapped to chromosome Xq22. Biochem Genet. 2002;40:1-12 pubmed
    ..Furthermore, it was not detected at 6, 9, and 12 days postpartum, was present in low amount on Days 15 and 18 and its expression increased sharply after the initiation of puberty (about 21 days) in mouse testis. ..
  68. Yao Y, Dai Q, Li L, Nan X, He P, Zhang Y. Similarity/dissimilarity studies of protein sequences based on a new 2D graphical representation. J Comput Chem. 2010;31:1045-52 pubmed publisher
    ..The results demonstrate the approach is convenient, fast, and efficient. ..
  69. Wang D, Yang W. Molecular cloning and characterization of KIFC1-like kinesin gene (es-KIFC1) in the testis of the Chinese mitten crab Eriocheir sinensis. Comp Biochem Physiol A Mol Integr Physiol. 2010;157:123-31 pubmed publisher
    ..In late spermatids and spermatozoa, es-KIFC1 was expressed in the acrosomal tubule and the band between the acrosome and the nucleus. Therefore, es-KIFC1 probably performs critical functions in the spermiogenesis of E.sinensis...
  70. Chen L, Zhang Y, Li G, Huang H, Zhou N. Functional characterization of a naturally occurring trans-splicing intein from Synechococcus elongatus in a mammalian cell system. Anal Biochem. 2010;407:180-7 pubmed publisher
  71. Zhang M, Senoura T, Yang X, Nishizawa N. Functional analysis of metal tolerance proteins isolated from Zn/Cd hyperaccumulating ecotype and non-hyperaccumulating ecotype of Sedum alfredii Hance. FEBS Lett. 2011;585:2604-9 pubmed publisher
    ..The transcript level of SaMTP1 in shoot was up-regulated 1-fold by Zn(2+) while the expression of SnMTP1 was slightly inhibited. These data suggest that SaMTP1 can play an important role in Zn accumulation in HE plants...
  72. Sun L, Yang S, Wang Q, Zhang Z, Khashaveh A, Zhang Y, et al. Functional analysis of female-biased odorant binding protein 6 for volatile and nonvolatile host compounds in Adelphocoris lineolatus (Goeze). Insect Mol Biol. 2017;26:601-615 pubmed publisher
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