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Apod  -  apolipoprotein D

Rattus norvegicus

Synonyms: Apo-D, ApoD, Apolipoprotein D
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  • Moderately increased levels of Apo D transcripts were found in transected nerves, which were prevented from regeneration by ligation [2].


  1. Increased expression of apolipoprotein D following experimental traumatic brain injury. Franz, G., Reindl, M., Patel, S.C., Beer, R., Unterrichter, I., Berger, T., Schmutzhard, E., Poewe, W., Kampfl, A. J. Neurochem. (1999) [Pubmed]
  2. Regeneration-associated high level expression of apolipoprotein D mRNA in endoneurial fibroblasts of peripheral nerve. Spreyer, P., Schaal, H., Kuhn, G., Rothe, T., Unterbeck, A., Olek, K., Müller, H.W. EMBO J. (1990) [Pubmed]
  3. Comprehensive regional and temporal gene expression profiling of the rat brain during the first 24 h after experimental stroke identifies dynamic ischemia-induced gene expression patterns, and reveals a biphasic activation of genes in surviving tissue. Rickhag, M., Wieloch, T., Gidö, G., Elmér, E., Krogh, M., Murray, J., Lohr, S., Bitter, H., Chin, D.J., von Schack, D., Shamloo, M., Nikolich, K. J. Neurochem. (2006) [Pubmed]
  4. Identification, characterization, and tissue distribution of apolipoprotein D in the rat. Boyles, J.K., Notterpek, L.M., Wardell, M.R., Rall, S.C. J. Lipid Res. (1990) [Pubmed]
  5. Identification of new oligodendrocyte- and myelin-specific genes by a differential screening approach. Schaeren-Wiemers, N., Schaefer, C., Valenzuela, D.M., Yancopoulos, G.D., Schwab, M.E. J. Neurochem. (1995) [Pubmed]
  6. Differential expression of apolipoprotein D and apolipoprotein E in the kainic acid-lesioned rat hippocampus. Ong, W.Y., He, Y., Suresh, S., Patel, S.C. Neuroscience (1997) [Pubmed]
  7. Apolipoprotein D gene expression in the rat brain and light and electron microscopic immunocytochemistry of apolipoprotein D expression in the cerebellum of neonatal, immature and adult rats. Ong, W.Y., Lau, C.P., Leong, S.K., Kumar, U., Suresh, S., Patel, S.C. Neuroscience (1999) [Pubmed]
  8. Antipsychotic drugs differentially modulate apolipoprotein D in rat brain. Khan, M.M., Parikh, V.V., Mahadik, S.P. J. Neurochem. (2003) [Pubmed]
  9. Gene expression profiling following chronic NMDA receptor blockade-induced learning deficits in rats. O'Donnell, J., Stemmelin, J., Nitta, A., Brouillette, J., Quirion, R. Synapse (2003) [Pubmed]
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