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Biological context of UCP2

 

Anatomical context of UCP2

  • On d 112 of the finishing period, subcutaneous adipose tissue biopsies were obtained from the tailhead of three animals per treatment and analyzed for ACC, SCD, UCP2, and leptin mRNA expression [4].
 

Other interactions of UCP2

 

Analytical, diagnostic and therapeutic context of UCP2

  • Using RT-PCR we have successfully cloned a partial UCP2 sequence and a complete UCP3 cDNA [2].

References

  1. Respiratory uncoupling by UCP1 and UCP2 and superoxide generation in endothelial cell mitochondria. Fink, B.D., Reszka, K.J., Herlein, J.A., Mathahs, M.M., Sivitz, W.I. Am. J. Physiol. Endocrinol. Metab. (2005) [Pubmed]
  2. First evidence of uncoupling protein-2 (UCP-2) and -3 (UCP-3) gene expression in piglet skeletal muscle and adipose tissue. Damon, M., Vincent, A., Lombardi, A., Herpin, P. Gene (2000) [Pubmed]
  3. Octanoate stimulates cytosolic triacylglycerol accumulation and CD36 mRNA expression but inhibits acetyl coenzyme A carboxylase activity in primary cultured bovine mammary epithelial cells. Yonezawa, T., Yonekura, S., Sanosaka, M., Hagino, A., Katoh, K., Obara, Y. J. Dairy Res. (2004) [Pubmed]
  4. Effects of dietary copper on the expression of lipogenic genes and metabolic hormones in steers. Lee, S.H., Engle, T.E., Hossner, K.L. J. Anim. Sci. (2002) [Pubmed]
  5. Bovine UCP2 and UCP3 map to BTA15. Stone, R.T., Rexroad, C.E., Smith, T.P. Anim. Genet. (1999) [Pubmed]
 
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