channel catfish

Summary

Alias: Ictalurus punctatus, Ictalurus punctatus (Rafinesque, 1818), Ictalurus punetaus, Silurus punctatus

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  1. Qian Y, Ainsworth A, Noya M. Identification of a beta 2 (CD18) molecule in a teleost species, Ictalurus punctatus Rafinesque. Dev Comp Immunol. 1999;23:571-83 pubmed
    ..The present investigation has identified a full-length channel catfish, Ictalurus punctatus, cDNA beta 2 molecule composed of 2.8 kb and a deduced amino acid sequence of 772 amino acids...
  2. Kocabas A, Kucuktas H, Dunham R, Liu Z. Molecular characterization and differential expression of the myostatin gene in channel catfish (Ictalurus punctatus). Biochim Biophys Acta. 2002;1575:99-107 pubmed
    ..In the present study, we characterized the myostatin locus and its expression in channel catfish (Ictalurus punctatus). The genomic DNA and cDNA encoding the channel catfish myostatin were cloned and sequenced...
  3. Xu P, Bao B, He Q, Peatman E, He C, Liu Z. Characterization and expression analysis of bactericidal permeability-increasing protein (BPI) antimicrobial peptide gene from channel catfish Ictalurus punctatus. Dev Comp Immunol. 2005;29:865-78 pubmed publisher
    ..Here we report cloning of complete BPI cDNA from channel catfish (Ictalurus punctatus) by 5' RACE after obtaining the partial BPI cDNA sequence from EST analysis...
  4. Kazeto Y, Goto Kazeto R, Thomas P, Trant J. Molecular characterization of three forms of putative membrane-bound progestin receptors and their tissue-distribution in channel catfish, Ictalurus punctatus. J Mol Endocrinol. 2005;34:781-91 pubmed publisher
    ..new class of steroid receptors, we characterized the cDNAs and genes of thealpha, beta and gamma forms of the channel catfish mPRs (IpmPR)...
  5. Baoprasertkul P, Peatman E, Somridhivej B, Liu Z. Toll-like receptor 3 and TICAM genes in catfish: species-specific expression profiles following infection with Edwardsiella ictaluri. Immunogenetics. 2006;58:817-30 pubmed
    ..Here we report the genomic sequences and structures of TLR3 and a TICAM adaptor from channel catfish (Ictalurus punctatus)...
  6. Takano T, Sha Z, Peatman E, Terhune J, Liu H, Kucuktas H, et al. The two channel catfish intelectin genes exhibit highly differential patterns of tissue expression and regulation after infection with Edwardsiella ictaluri. Dev Comp Immunol. 2008;32:693-705 pubmed
    ..The objective of this study was to characterize the intelectin genes in both channel catfish and blue catfish, to determine their genomic organization and copy numbers, to determine their patterns of ..
  7. Edholm E, Wilson M, Sahoo M, Miller N, Pilstr m L, Wermenstam N, et al. Identification of Igsigma and Iglambda in channel catfish, Ictalurus punctatus, and Iglambda in Atlantic cod, Gadus morhua. Immunogenetics. 2009;61:353-70 pubmed publisher
    Immunoglobulin light (IGL) chain genes encoding sigma and lambda from channel catfish, Ictalurus punctatus, and lambda from Atlantic cod, Gadus morhua, were identified by mining of expressed sequence tag databases, 5'-RACE and RT-PCR ..
  8. Liu H, Peatman E, Wang W, Abernathy J, Liu S, Kucuktas H, et al. Molecular responses of calreticulin genes to iron overload and bacterial challenge in channel catfish (Ictalurus punctatus). Dev Comp Immunol. 2011;35:267-72 pubmed publisher
    ..The objective of this study, therefore, was to characterize the calreticulin gene from channel catfish, to determine its genomic organization, to profile its patterns of tissue expression, and to establish its ..
  9. Liu H, Peatman E, Wang W, Abernathy J, Liu S, Kucuktas H, et al. Molecular responses of ceruloplasmin to Edwardsiella ictaluri infection and iron overload in channel catfish (Ictalurus punctatus). Fish Shellfish Immunol. 2011;30:992-7 pubmed publisher
    ..The objective of this study, therefore, was to characterize the ceruloplasmin gene from channel catfish, determine its genomic organization, profile its patterns of tissue expression, and establish its potential ..

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  1. Zhou Z, Liu H, Liu S, Sun F, Peatman E, Kucuktas H, et al. Alternative complement pathway of channel catfish (Ictalurus punctatus): molecular characterization, mapping and expression analysis of factors Bf/C2 and Df. Fish Shellfish Immunol. 2012;32:186-95 pubmed publisher
    ..In this study, the genes of complement factors Bf/C2 and Df from channel catfish, Ictalurus punctatus were identified and characterized...
  2. Porta A, Bettini E, Buiakova O, Baker H, Danho W, Margolis F. Molecular cloning of ictacalcin: a novel calcium-binding protein from the channel catfish, Ictalurus punctatus. Brain Res Mol Brain Res. 1996;41:81-9 pubmed
    ..Epithelial cells in skin and gill have been implicated in calcium homeostasis. We have cloned a cDNA from Ictalurus punctatus, the channel catfish, that codes for ictacalcin, a novel member of the S100 family of calcium-binding ..
  3. Fuller J, Pitzer J, Godwin U, Albertino M, Machon B, Kearse K, et al. Characterization of the molecular chaperone calnexin in the channel catfish, Ictalurus punctatus, and its association with MHC class II molecules. Dev Comp Immunol. 2004;28:603-17 pubmed publisher
    ..association of CNX with class II is of particular interest because the native MHC class II alpha chain of Ictalurus punctatus does not bear any N-linked oligosaccharide consensus glycosylation sequences...
  4. Peterson B, Waldbieser G, Bilodeau L. IGF-I and IGF-II mRNA expression in slow and fast growing families of USDA103 channel catfish (Ictalurus punctatus). Comp Biochem Physiol A Mol Integr Physiol. 2004;139:317-23 pubmed publisher
    ..Elevated levels of IGF-II mRNA in muscle and liver compared to IGF-I mRNA, as well as differences in levels of IGF-II mRNA between fast and slow growing families of fish suggests a role of IGF-II in growth of channel catfish.
  5. Evenhuis J, Bengten E, Snell C, Quiniou S, Miller N, Wilson M. Characterization of additional novel immune type receptors in channel catfish, Ictalurus punctatus. Immunogenetics. 2007;59:661-71 pubmed
    Mining of channel catfish (Ictalurus punctatus) expressed sequence tag databases identified seven new novel immune type receptors (IpNITRs). These differed in sequence, but not structure, from previously described IpNITR1-11...
  6. Baoprasertkul P, Xu P, Peatman E, Kucuktas H, Liu Z. Divergent Toll-like receptors in catfish (Ictalurus punctatus): TLR5S, TLR20, TLR21. Fish Shellfish Immunol. 2007;23:1218-30 pubmed publisher
    ..Phylogenetic analysis of catfish TLR20 indicated that it is closely related to murine TLR11 and TLR12, two divergent TLRs about which little is known. All three genes appear to exist in catfish as single copy genes...
  7. Sahoo M, Edholm E, Stafford J, Bengten E, Miller N, Wilson M. B cell receptor accessory molecules in the channel catfish, Ictalurus punctatus. Dev Comp Immunol. 2008;32:1385-97 pubmed publisher
    B cell receptor (BCR) accessory molecules CD79a and CD79b homologs were identified in the channel catfish, Ictalurus punctatus. Both are found as single copy genes that encode proteins containing a signal peptide, an extracellular ..
  8. Sha Z, Abernathy J, Wang S, Li P, Kucuktas H, Liu H, et al. NOD-like subfamily of the nucleotide-binding domain and leucine-rich repeat containing family receptors and their expression in channel catfish. Dev Comp Immunol. 2009;33:991-9 pubmed publisher
    ..Here we report characterization of five NLRs from channel catfish: NOD1, NOD2, NLRC3, NLRC5, and NLRX1...
  9. Yeh H, Klesius P. Channel catfish (Ictalurus punctatus Rafinesque, 1818) tetraspanin membrane protein family: identification, characterization and expression analysis of CD63 cDNA. Vet Immunol Immunopathol. 2010;133:302-8 pubmed publisher
    ..In this communication, we report the identification, characterization, and expression analysis of the channel catfish CD63 transcript...
  10. Liu H, Takano T, Abernathy J, Wang S, Sha Z, Jiang Y, et al. Structure and expression of transferrin gene of channel catfish, Ictalurus punctatus. Fish Shellfish Immunol. 2010;28:159-66 pubmed publisher
    ..In this study, we identified, sequenced, and characterized the transferrin gene from channel catfish, Ictalurus punctatus. The catfish transferrin gene was similar to those of other vertebrate species with 17 exons and 16 introns...
  11. Wang S, Peatman E, Abernathy J, Waldbieser G, Lindquist E, Richardson P, et al. Assembly of 500,000 inter-specific catfish expressed sequence tags and large scale gene-associated marker development for whole genome association studies. Genome Biol. 2010;11:R8 pubmed publisher
    ..A total of 438,321 quality ESTs were generated from 8 channel catfish (Ictalurus punctatus) and 4 blue catfish (Ictalurus furcatus) libraries, bringing the number of catfish ESTs to nearly 500,000...
  12. Small B, Nonneman D. Sequence and expression of a cDNA encoding both pituitary adenylate cyclase activating polypeptide and growth hormone-releasing hormone-like peptide in channel catfish (Ictalurus punctatus). Gen Comp Endocrinol. 2001;122:354-63 pubmed publisher
    ..been cloned in other fishes, characterization of this gene in the commercially important channel catfish (Ictalurus punctatus) has not been previously reported...
  13. Kaiya H, Small B, Bilodeau A, Shepherd B, Kojima M, Hosoda H, et al. Purification, cDNA cloning, and characterization of ghrelin in channel catfish, Ictalurus punctatus. Gen Comp Endocrinol. 2005;143:201-10 pubmed publisher
    The ghrelin peptide and cDNA encoding precursor protein were isolated from the stomach of a channel catfish, Ictalurus punctatus. Catfish ghrelin is a 22-amino acid peptide with a sequence of GSSFLSPTQKPQNRGDRKPPRV...
  14. Wang Y, Wang Q, Baoprasertkul P, Peatman E, Liu Z. Genomic organization, gene duplication, and expression analysis of interleukin-1beta in channel catfish (Ictalurus punctatus). Mol Immunol. 2006;43:1653-64 pubmed publisher
    ..However, no IL-1beta genes have been identified from channel catfish, the primary aquaculture species from the United States...
  15. Stafford J, Wilson M, Nayak D, Quiniou S, Clem L, Miller N, et al. Identification and characterization of a FcR homolog in an ectothermic vertebrate, the channel catfish (Ictalurus punctatus). J Immunol. 2006;177:2505-17 pubmed
    ..the first such receptor from an ectothermic vertebrate, has been identified in the channel catfish (Ictalurus punctatus)...
  16. Mosadeghi S, Furnes B, Matsuo A, Schlenk D. Expression and characterization of cytochrome P450 2X1 in channel catfish (Ictalurus punctatus). Biochim Biophys Acta. 2007;1770:1045-52 pubmed publisher
    Previous studies in channel catfish identified a novel cDNA encoding the cytochrome P450 isoform, CYP2X1. To characterize the substrate specificity of CYP2X1, the 57 kDa protein was expressed in Sf9 cells...
  17. Jiang Y, Abernathy J, Peatman E, Liu H, Wang S, Xu D, et al. Identification and characterization of matrix metalloproteinase-13 sequence structure and expression during embryogenesis and infection in channel catfish (Ictalurus punctatus). Dev Comp Immunol. 2010;34:590-7 pubmed publisher
    ..The objective of this study was to characterize the MMP-13 gene in channel catfish, and to determine its pattern of expression in various healthy tissues and during embryogenesis...
  18. Sun F, Peatman E, Li C, Liu S, Jiang Y, Zhou Z, et al. Transcriptomic signatures of attachment, NF-?B suppression and IFN stimulation in the catfish gill following columnaris bacterial infection. Dev Comp Immunol. 2012;38:169-80 pubmed publisher
    ..occurrences, particularly those caused by virulent genomovar II isolates, in aquaculture species such as channel catfish can be devastating...
  19. Preziosa E, Liu S, Terova G, Gao X, Liu H, Kucuktas H, et al. Effect of nutrient restriction and re-feeding on calpain family genes in skeletal muscle of channel catfish (Ictalurus punctatus). PLoS ONE. 2013;8:e59404 pubmed publisher
    ..study, we characterized the full-length cDNA sequences of three calpain genes, clpn1, clpn2, and clpn3 in channel catfish, and assessed the effect of nutrient restriction and subsequent re-feeding on the expression of these genes ..
  20. Singh A, Chandra R. Pollutants released from the pulp paper industry: Aquatic toxicity and their health hazards. Aquat Toxicol. 2019;211:202-216 pubmed publisher
    ..zinc, nickel, and magnesium, which is reported for neurotoxicity, toxic to juvenile channel catfish (Ictalurus punctatus) and Accumulation to gill > liver > ovary > muscle...
  21. Abdelhamed H, Ibrahim I, Nho S, Banes M, Wills R, Karsi A, et al. Evaluation of three recombinant outer membrane proteins, OmpA1, Tdr, and TbpA, as potential vaccine antigens against virulent Aeromonas hydrophila infection in channel catfish (Ictalurus punctatus). Fish Shellfish Immunol. 2017;66:480-486 pubmed publisher
    ..Therefore, OmpA1 and Tdr proteins could be used as potential candidates for vaccine development against virulent A. hydrophila infection. However, TbpA protein failed to provide strong protection. ..
  22. Li N, Bao L, Zhou T, Yuan Z, Liu S, Dunham R, et al. Genome sequence of walking catfish (Clarias batrachus) provides insights into terrestrial adaptation. BMC Genomics. 2018;19:952 pubmed publisher
    ..Comparative genomics with channel catfish (Ictalurus punctatus) revealed specific adaptations of C...
  23. Das S, Sahoo P. Ceruloplasmin, a moonlighting protein in fish. Fish Shellfish Immunol. 2018;82:460-468 pubmed publisher
    ..in zebrafish (Danio rerio), rohu (Labeo rohita), Indian medaka (Oryzias melastigama), catfish (Ictalurus punctatus), icefish (Chionodraco rastrospinosus), goldfish (Carassius auratus) and yellow perch (Perca flaviscens)...
  24. Dubytska L, Thune R. Edwardsiella ictaluri type III secretion system (T3SS) effector EseN is a phosphothreonine lyase that inactivates ERK1/2. Dis Aquat Organ. 2018;130:117-129 pubmed publisher
    ..Channel catfish Ictalurus punctatus infected with E. ictaluri strains lacking the eseN gene had reduced numbers of E...
  25. Tian Y, Yao J, Liu S, Jiang C, Zhang J, Li Y, et al. Identification and expression analysis of 26 oncogenes of the receptor tyrosine kinase family in channel catfish after bacterial infection and hypoxic stress. Comp Biochem Physiol Part D Genomics Proteomics. 2015;14:16-25 pubmed publisher
    ..In this study, we identified 26 RTK oncogenes in the channel catfish genome, and determined their expression profiles after ESC infection and hypoxic stress...
  26. Zhou T, Li N, Liu S, Jin Y, Fu Q, Gao S, et al. The NCK and ABI adaptor genes in catfish and their involvement in ESC disease response. Dev Comp Immunol. 2017;73:119-123 pubmed publisher
    ..In this study, three NCK genes and six ABI genes were identified in the channel catfish (Ictalurus punctatus) genome and blue catfish (I...
  27. Ran C, Carrias A, Williams M, Capps N, Dan B, Newton J, et al. Identification of Bacillus strains for biological control of catfish pathogens. PLoS ONE. 2012;7:e45793 pubmed publisher
    Bacillus strains isolated from soil or channel catfish intestine were screened for their antagonism against Edwardsiella ictaluri and Aeromonas hydrophila, the causative agents of enteric septicemia of catfish (ESC) and motile aeromonad ..
  28. Martin T, Diaz I, Kilbourne J, Almarza O, Segovia C, Curtiss R, et al. Influence of lipopolysaccharide outer-core in the intrinsic resistance to antimicrobial peptides and virulence in Edwardsiella ictaluri. Microb Pathog. 2016;93:204-12 pubmed publisher
    ..Edwardsiella ictaluri, a pathogen of the catfish (Ictalurus punctatus) and the causative agent of a systemic infection, is highly resistant to CAMPs...
  29. Ke F, Zhang H, Wang Y, Hou L, Dong H, Wang Z, et al. Molecular cloning and characterization of a C-type lectin in yellow catfish Tachysurus fulvidraco. J Fish Biol. 2016;89:1692-703 pubmed publisher
    ..Ctl showed the highest identity (56.0%) to the predicted lactose binding lectin from channel catfish Ictalurus punctatus. Quantitative real-time (qrt)-PCR analysis showed that ctl messenger (m)RNA was constitutively expressed in ..
  30. Yeh H, Klesius P. Molecular cloning, sequencing and characterization of channel catfish (Ictalurus punctatus, Rafinesque 1818) cathepsin S gene. Vet Immunol Immunopathol. 2008;126:382-7 pubmed publisher
    ..In this report, we identified, sequenced and characterized the channel catfish CTSS cDNA...
  31. Blackshaw S, Snyder S. Parapinopsin, a novel catfish opsin localized to the parapineal organ, defines a new gene family. J Neurosci. 1997;17:8083-92 pubmed
    ..This opsin, identified in channel catfish and termed parapinopsin, defines a new gene family of vertebrate photopigments and is expressed in a majority ..
  32. Jaso Friedmann L, Leary J, Evans D. NCCRP-1: a novel receptor protein sequenced from teleost nonspecific cytotoxic cells. Mol Immunol. 1997;34:955-65 pubmed
    ..Current studies suggest that NCC and NCCRP-1 may participate in innate resistance functions in teleost fish. ..
  33. Wilson M, Zhou H, Bengten E, Clem L, Stuge T, Warr G, et al. T-cell receptors in channel catfish: structure and expression of TCR alpha and beta genes. Mol Immunol. 1998;35:545-57 pubmed
    Herein are reported full length cDNA sequences for TCR alpha- and beta-chains of the channel catfish. Included are sequences belonging to four Valpha and six Vbeta families which share hallmarks in common with the Valpha and Vbeta genes ..
  34. Shen L, Stuge T, Evenhuis J, Bengt n E, Wilson M, Chinchar V, et al. Channel catfish NK-like cells are armed with IgM via a putative FcmicroR. Dev Comp Immunol. 2003;27:699-714 pubmed
    Two-color flow cytometry demonstrated that 4-8% of channel catfish PBL are positive for both F and G IgL chain isotypes, suggesting that they passively acquire serum IgM via a putative FcmicroR...
  35. Yeh H, Klesius P. Channel catfish, Ictalurus punctatus, cyclophilin A and B cDNA characterization and expression analysis. Vet Immunol Immunopathol. 2008;121:370-7 pubmed
    ..To provide a framework for answering these questions, two cyclophilin cDNA of channel catfish, Ictalurus punctatus, were identified, sequenced and characterized...
  36. Kobayashi Y, Peterson B, Waldbieser G. Relationship between expression of muscle-specific uncoupling protein 2 messenger RNA and genetic selection toward growth in channel catfish. Domest Anim Endocrinol. 2015;51:56-64 pubmed publisher
    This study tested the hypothesis that increased growth in channel catfish is associated with expression of the genes that code for uncoupling proteins (UCP) 2 and 3, members of the mitochondrial channel proteins involved in nutrient ..
  37. Peterson B, Peatman E, Ourth D, Waldbieser G. Effects of a phytogenic feed additive on growth performance, susceptibility of channel catfish to Edwardsiella ictaluri and levels of mannose binding lectin. Fish Shellfish Immunol. 2015;44:21-5 pubmed publisher
    ..Two hundred and fifty juvenile channel catfish, Ictalurus punctatus (7.2 ± 0...
  38. Sîrbulescu R, Ilieş I, Zupanc G. Matrix metalloproteinase-2 and -9 in the cerebellum of teleost fish: Functional implications for adult neurogenesis. Mol Cell Neurosci. 2015;68:9-23 pubmed publisher
  39. Wang X, Peng L, Wang K, Wang J, He Y, Wang E, et al. The outer membrane proteins of Stenotrophomonas maltophilia are potential vaccine candidates for channel catfish (Ictalurus punctatus). Fish Shellfish Immunol. 2016;57:318-324 pubmed publisher
    Channel catfish (Ictalurus punctatus) is an important agricultural fish that has been plagued by Stenotrophomonas maltophilia (S. maltophilia) infections in recent years, some of them severe. The outer membrane proteins (OMPs) of S...
  40. Wang E, Long B, Wang K, Wang J, He Y, Wang X, et al. Interleukin-8 holds promise to serve as a molecular adjuvant in DNA vaccination model against Streptococcus iniae infection in fish. Oncotarget. 2016;7:83938-83950 pubmed publisher
    ..by co-injecting with a DNA vaccine encoding α-enolase(pcENO) against Streptococcus iniae infection in channel catfish. The results suggested that co-injection of pcIL-8 with DNA vaccine increased the innate immunity and ..
  41. Li H, Su B, Qin G, Ye Z, Alsaqufi A, Perera D, et al. Salt Sensitive Tet-Off-Like Systems to Knockdown Primordial Germ Cell Genes for Repressible Transgenic Sterilization in Channel Catfish, Ictalurus punctatus. Mar Drugs. 2017;15: pubmed publisher
    Repressible knockdown approaches were investigated for transgenic sterilization in channel catfish, Ictalurus punctatus...
  42. Lange M, Webster C. The effect of temperature on the mucosal IgM antibody response to DNP-KLH in channel catfish (Ictalurus punctatus). Fish Shellfish Immunol. 2017;70:493-497 pubmed publisher
    Bath immersion remains a practical route for immunizing against disease in channel catfish; however research efforts in this area have revealed variable results when activating mucosal Ab responses with different antigens...
  43. Qin C, Gong Q, Wen Z, Yuan D, Shao T, Li H. Molecular characterization and expression of toll-like receptor 5 genes from Pelteobagrus vachellii. Fish Shellfish Immunol. 2018;75:198-207 pubmed publisher
    ..The genes are most closely related to TLR5m (75%) and TLR5s (69%) from Ictalurus punctatus, respectively, and both have a typical TLR structure...
  44. Shi J, Camus A. Hepcidins in amphibians and fishes: Antimicrobial peptides or iron-regulatory hormones?. Dev Comp Immunol. 2006;30:746-55 pubmed publisher
  45. Jin H, Xiang L, Shao J. Molecular cloning and identification of macrophage migration inhibitory factor (MIF) in teleost fish. Dev Comp Immunol. 2007;31:1131-44 pubmed
    ..and identified other six MIF genes from other teleost fishes, Fundulus heteroclitu, Oncorhynchus mykiss, Ictalurus punctatus, Danio rerio, Salmo salar and Haplochromis chilotes...
  46. Rosser T, Griffin M, Quiniou S, Khoo L, Pote L. 18S rRNA gene sequencing identifies a novel species of Henneguya parasitizing the gills of the channel catfish (Ictaluridae). Parasitol Res. 2014;113:4651-8 pubmed publisher
    In the southeastern USA, the channel catfish Ictalurus punctatus is a host to at least eight different species of myxozoan parasites belonging to the genus Henneguya, four of which have been characterized molecularly using sequencing of ..
  47. Geng X, Sha J, Liu S, Bao L, Zhang J, Wang R, et al. A genome-wide association study in catfish reveals the presence of functional hubs of related genes within QTLs for columnaris disease resistance. BMC Genomics. 2015;16:196 pubmed publisher
    ..the catfish 250 K SNP array with 340 backcross progenies derived from crossing female channel catfish (Ictalurus punctatus) with male F1 hybrid catfish (female channel catfish I. punctatus × male blue catfish I. furcatus)...
  48. Reichley S, Waldbieser G, Tekedar H, Lawrence M, Griffin M. Complete Genome Sequence of Edwardsiella tarda Isolate FL95-01, Recovered from Channel Catfish. Genome Announc. 2015;3: pubmed publisher
    ..This is a report of the complete and annotated genome of isolate FL95-01, recovered from channel catfish (Ictalurus punctatus).
  49. Edmunds R, Su B, Balhoff J, Eames B, Dahdul W, Lapp H, et al. Phenoscape: Identifying Candidate Genes for Evolutionary Phenotypes. Mol Biol Evol. 2016;33:13-24 pubmed publisher
    ..the identified candidate genes by examining their endogenous expression patterns in the channel catfish, Ictalurus punctatus. The experimental results were consistent with the hypotheses that these features evolved through ..
  50. Watanabe K, Igarashi A, Noso T, Chen T, Durham R, Kawauchi H. Chemical identification of catfish growth hormone and prolactin. Mol Mar Biol Biotechnol. 1992;1:239-49 pubmed
    ..and primary structure of growth hormone (GH) and prolactin (PRL) from the pituitary gland of catfish (Ictalurus punctatus) are described...
  51. Yeh H, Klesius P. Characterization and tissue expression of channel catfish (Ictalurus punctatus Rafinesque, 1818) ubiquitin carboxyl-terminal hydrolase L5 (UCHL5) cDNA. Mol Biol Rep. 2010;37:1229-34 pubmed publisher
    ..In this report, we isolated, sequenced, and characterized the channel catfish UCHL5 cDNA...
  52. Lillico D, Pemberton J, Stafford J. Trypsin differentially modulates the surface expression and function of channel catfish leukocyte immune-type receptors. Dev Comp Immunol. 2016;65:231-244 pubmed publisher
    Channel catfish (Ictalurus punctatus) leukocyte immune-type receptors (IpLITRs) are immunoregulatory proteins that control innate immune cellular responses. Previously, we demonstrated that two representative IpLITR forms, IpLITR 2...
  53. Duan R, Zhang J, Liu L, Cui W, Regenstein J. The functional properties and application of gelatin derived from the skin of channel catfish (Ictalurus punctatus). Food Chem. 2018;239:464-469 pubmed publisher
    The objective of this work was to extract gelatin from skin of channel catfish (Ictalurus punctatus) and to study its functional properties and application in ice-cream and beer...
  54. Magazin M, Minth C, Funckes C, Deschenes R, Tavianini M, Dixon J. Sequence of a cDNA encoding pancreatic preprosomatostatin-22. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 1982;79:5152-6 pubmed
    ..The nucleotide sequence of a cDNA from the channel catfish (Ictalurus punctatus) encodes a precursor to somatostatin that is 105 amino acids (Mr, 11,500)...
  55. Li H, Su B, Qin G, Ye Z, Elaswad A, Alsaqufi A, et al. Repressible Transgenic Sterilization in Channel Catfish, Ictalurus punctatus, by Knockdown of Primordial Germ Cell Genes with Copper-Sensitive Constructs. Mar Biotechnol (NY). 2018;20:324-342 pubmed publisher
    ..knockdown approaches were investigated to manipulate for transgenic sterilization in channel catfish, Ictalurus punctatus. Two primordial germ cell (PGC) marker genes, nanos and dead end, were targeted for knockdown and an off-..
  56. Wernersson S, Reimer J, Poorafshar M, Karlson U, Wermenstam N, Bengten E, et al. Granzyme-like sequences in bony fish shed light on the emergence of hematopoietic serine proteases during vertebrate evolution. Dev Comp Immunol. 2006;30:901-18 pubmed
    ..primary structures of five novel fish SPs, from the Atlantic cod (Gadus morhua) and the channel catfish (Ictalurus punctatus), are presented. One of the cod SPs is a homologue to human GzmA and K...
  57. Willett K, Ganesan S, Patel M, Metzger C, Quiniou S, Waldbieser G, et al. In vivo and in vitro CYP1B mRNA expression in channel catfish. Mar Environ Res. 2006;62 Suppl:S332-6 pubmed
    Our goal was to study the induction of CYP1B mRNA expression in channel catfish (Ictalurus punctatus)...
  58. Petersen L, Burleson M, Huggett D. Temperature and species-specific effects on ß3-adrenergic receptor cardiac regulation in two freshwater teleosts: Channel catfish (Ictalurus punctatus) and common carp (Cyprinus carpio). Comp Biochem Physiol A Mol Integr Physiol. 2015;185:132-41 pubmed publisher
    ..g. density and/or affinity). Stimulation of β₃-ARs in 23 °C acclimated channel catfish (Ictalurus punctatus) caused significant increases in fH, Sv and Q...
  59. Tian C, Tan S, Bao L, Zeng Q, Liu S, Yang Y, et al. DExD/H-box RNA helicase genes are differentially expressed between males and females during the critical period of male sex differentiation in channel catfish. Comp Biochem Physiol Part D Genomics Proteomics. 2017;22:109-119 pubmed publisher
    ..genes including 37 DDX (DEAD-box) and 17 DHX (DEAH-box) genes were characterized in channel catfish (Ictalurus punctatus), and annotated through phylogenetic and syntenic analyses...
  60. Li Y, Liu S, Qin Z, Yao J, Jiang C, Song L, et al. The serpin superfamily in channel catfish: identification, phylogenetic analysis and expression profiling in mucosal tissues after bacterial infections. Dev Comp Immunol. 2015;49:267-77 pubmed publisher
    ..In this study, we identified a complete set of 25 serpin genes from channel catfish genome by comprehensive data mining of existing genomic resources...
  61. Su B, Shang M, Grewe P, Patil J, Peatman E, Perera D, et al. Suppression and restoration of primordial germ cell marker gene expression in channel catfish, Ictalurus punctatus, using knockdown constructs regulated by copper transport protein gene promoters: Potential for reversible transgenic sterilization. Theriogenology. 2015;84:1499-512 pubmed publisher
    ..decreasing expression of primordial germ cell (PGC) marker genes and thereby sterilizing channel catfish, Ictalurus punctatus, by delivering knockdown constructs driven by a constitutive promoter from yeast and a copper transport ..
  62. Zhou S, Zhao H, Thongda W, Zhang D, Su B, Yu D, et al. Galectins in channel catfish, Ictalurus punctatus: Characterization and expression profiling in mucosal tissues. Fish Shellfish Immunol. 2016;49:324-35 pubmed publisher
    ..Here, twelve galectins genes were captured in channel catfish (Ictalurus punctatus), and phylogenetic analysis showed the strongest relationship to zebrafish and salmon, which is consistent ..
  63. Zhu J, Wang H, Wang J, Wang X, Peng S, Geng Y, et al. Identification and characterization of a β-defensin gene involved in the immune defense response of channel catfish, Ictalurus punctatus. Mol Immunol. 2017;85:256-264 pubmed publisher
    ..In this study, the β-defensin gene of the channel catfish, Ictalurus punctatus, was cloned, sequenced, and subjected to a bioinformatic analysis...
  64. Liu Z, Li P, Argue B, Dunham R. Gonadotropin alpha-subunit glycoprotein from channel catfish (Ictalurus punctatus) and its expression during hormone-induced ovulation. Mol Mar Biol Biotechnol. 1997;6:217-27 pubmed
    Complementary DNA (cDNA) encoding the channel catfish (Ictalurus punctatus) gonadotropin (GTH) alpha-subunit glycoprotein was cloned by polymerase chain reaction (PCR) from a plasmid library made from pituitary RNA...
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