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vdra  -  vitamin D (1,25- dihydroxyvitamin D3)...

Danio rerio

Synonyms: 1,25-dihydroxyvitamin D3 receptor A, Nuclear receptor subfamily 1 group I member 1-A, SO:0000704, VDR-A, VDRalpha, ...
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  • They activate gene transcription by binding to specific sites on DNA as homodimers or as heterodimers with RARs and other related nuclear receptors, including the vitamin D receptor, thyroid hormone receptors (TRs), and peroxisome proliferator-activated receptors [1].


  1. New retinoid X receptor subtypes in zebra fish (Danio rerio) differentially modulate transcription and do not bind 9-cis retinoic acid. Jones, B.B., Ohno, C.K., Allenby, G., Boffa, M.B., Levin, A.A., Grippo, J.F., Petkovich, M. Mol. Cell. Biol. (1995) [Pubmed]
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