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Oca2  -  oculocutaneous albinism II

Mus musculus

Synonyms: D7H15S12, D7Icr28RN, D7Nic1, Melanocyte-specific transporter protein, P protein, ...
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  • On the contrary, the amount of GST-P mRNA of C6R cells was 1.3-fold larger than C6 cells and that of GST-P protein of C6R cells was 1.3-fold larger than C6 cells [11].

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  1. Inverse correlation between pink-eyed dilution protein expression and induction of melanogenesis by bafilomycin A1. Manga, P., Orlow, S.J. Pigment Cell Res. (2001) [Pubmed]
  2. Genetic analysis of cavefish reveals molecular convergence in the evolution of albinism. Protas, M.E., Hersey, C., Kochanek, D., Zhou, Y., Wilkens, H., Jeffery, W.R., Zon, L.I., Borowsky, R., Tabin, C.J. Nat. Genet. (2006) [Pubmed]
  3. The paramyxovirus, Sendai virus, V protein encodes a luxury function required for viral pathogenesis. Kato, A., Kiyotani, K., Sakai, Y., Yoshida, T., Nagai, Y. EMBO J. (1997) [Pubmed]
  4. Phosphorylation of Sendai virus phosphoprotein by cellular protein kinase C zeta. Huntley, C.C., De, B.P., Banerjee, A.K. J. Biol. Chem. (1997) [Pubmed]
  5. Pink-eyed dilution protein controls the processing of tyrosinase. Chen, K., Manga, P., Orlow, S.J. Mol. Biol. Cell (2002) [Pubmed]
  6. Pink-eyed dilution protein modulates arsenic sensitivity and intracellular glutathione metabolism. Staleva, L., Manga, P., Orlow, S.J. Mol. Biol. Cell (2002) [Pubmed]
  7. Extensive attenuation of rabies virus by simultaneously modifying the dynein light chain binding site in the P protein and replacing Arg333 in the G protein. Mebatsion, T. J. Virol. (2001) [Pubmed]
  8. Generation and characterization of P gene-deficient rabies virus. Shoji, Y., Inoue, S., Nakamichi, K., Kurane, I., Sakai, T., Morimoto, K. Virology (2004) [Pubmed]
  9. Reduced light sensitivity of the circadian clock in a hypopigmented mouse mutant. Vitaterna, M.H., Wu, J.C., Turek, F.W., Pinto, L.H. Experimental brain research. Experimentelle Hirnforschung. Expérimentation cérébrale. (1993) [Pubmed]
  10. Production and characterization of monoclonal antibodies to bovine respiratory syncytial virus. Underwood, W.J., McCallum, Q., Velicer, L.F., Mufson, M.A., Baker, J.C. Vet. Microbiol. (1995) [Pubmed]
  11. Identification of placental form of glutathione S-transferase in ACNU-resistant murine glioma cell lines. Hara, A., Niikawa, S., Zhang, W., Sakai, N., Yamada, H., Yoshimi, N., Mori, H. J. Neurooncol. (1993) [Pubmed]
  12. The pinkeyed-dilution protein and the eumelanin/pheomelanin switch: in support of a unifying hypothesis. Lamoreux, M.L., Zhou, B.K., Rosemblat, S., Orlow, S.J. Pigment Cell Res. (1995) [Pubmed]
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