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Fth1  -  ferritin, heavy polypeptide 1

Rattus norvegicus

Synonyms: Ferritin H subunit, Ferritin heavy chain, Fth
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  • Flow values measured in the circulation model with the thermal dilution (Fth) technique correspond well with direct flowmetry (Fth = 0.92 Fdir + 7.0; r = 0.888) and with electromagnetic flowmetry (Fth = 0.95 F(elm) + 1.2; r = 0.990) [14].


  1. Increased expression of mRNA encoding ferritin heavy chain in brain structures of a rat model of absence epilepsy. Lakaye, B., de Borman, B., Minet, A., Arckens, L., Vergnes, M., Marescaux, C., Grisar, T. Exp. Neurol. (2000) [Pubmed]
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  3. Differential expression of ferritin heavy chain in a rat transitional cell carcinoma progression model. Vet, J.A., van Moorselaar, R.J., Debruyne, F.M., Schalken, J.A. Biochim. Biophys. Acta (1997) [Pubmed]
  4. Doxorubicin selectively inhibits muscle gene expression in cardiac muscle cells in vivo and in vitro. Ito, H., Miller, S.C., Billingham, M.E., Akimoto, H., Torti, S.V., Wade, R., Gahlmann, R., Lyons, G., Kedes, L., Torti, F.M. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. (1990) [Pubmed]
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  6. Ferritin heavy chain is a progesterone-inducible marker in the uterus during pregnancy. Zhu, L.J., Bagchi, M.K., Bagchi, I.C. Endocrinology (1995) [Pubmed]
  7. Optimized transfection of mRNA transcribed from a d(A/T)100 tail-containing vector. Elango, N., Elango, S., Shivshankar, P., Katz, M.S. Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun. (2005) [Pubmed]
  8. Up-regulation of ferritin heavy chain mRNA expression in the rat skeletal muscle after denervation: detected by means of differential display. Kitahara, T., Kiryu, S., Takeda, N., Kubo, T., Kiyama, H. Neurosci. Res. (1995) [Pubmed]
  9. TSH regulation of ferritin H chain messenger RNA levels in the rat thyroids. Ursini, M.V., de Franciscis, V. Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun. (1988) [Pubmed]
  10. Regulation of the ferritin H subunit by vitamin B12 (cobalamin) in rat spinal cord. Cairo, G., Ronchi, R., Buccellato, F.R., Veber, D., Santambrogio, P., Scalabrino, G. J. Neurosci. Res. (2002) [Pubmed]
  11. Transcriptional regulation of the human H ferritin-encoding gene (FERH) in G418-treated cells: role of the B-box-binding factor. Bevilacqua, M.A., Faniello, M.C., Russo, T., Cimino, F., Costanzo, F. Gene (1994) [Pubmed]
  12. Transcriptional regulation of messenger RNA for ferritin heavy chain by thyrotropin. Iwasa, Y., Aida, K., Yokomori, N., Inoue, M., Onaya, T. Biochem. Int. (1990) [Pubmed]
  13. Evaluation of mRNA levels by the polymerase chain reaction in small cardiac tissue samples. Ito, H., Miller, S.C., Akimoto, H., Torti, S.V., Taylor, A., Billingham, M.E., Torti, F.M. J. Mol. Cell. Cardiol. (1991) [Pubmed]
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