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ret  -  ret proto-oncogene receptor tyrosine kinase

Danio rerio

Synonyms: SO:0000704, c-ret, cret, etID315074.13, ret1, ...
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  • This sorting-out process has been shown to involve repulsive interactions between cells expressing an Eph receptor tyrosine kinase, EphA4, and cells expressing its ephrinB ligands [10].


  1. Jule from the fish Xiphophorus is the first complete vertebrate Ty3/Gypsy retrotransposon from the Mag family. Volff, J.N., Körting, C., Altschmied, J., Duschl, J., Sweeney, K., Wichert, K., Froschauer, A., Schartl, M. Mol. Biol. Evol. (2001) [Pubmed]
  2. phospholipase C gamma-1 is required downstream of vascular endothelial growth factor during arterial development. Lawson, N.D., Mugford, J.W., Diamond, B.A., Weinstein, B.M. Genes Dev. (2003) [Pubmed]
  3. Small molecule-induced ablation and subsequent regeneration of larval zebrafish melanocytes. Yang, C.T., Johnson, S.L. Development (2006) [Pubmed]
  4. Temporal and cellular requirements for Fms signaling during zebrafish adult pigment pattern development. Parichy, D.M., Turner, J.M. Development (2003) [Pubmed]
  5. The zebrafish gene cloche acts upstream of a flk-1 homologue to regulate endothelial cell differentiation. Liao, W., Bisgrove, B.W., Sawyer, H., Hug, B., Bell, B., Peters, K., Grunwald, D.J., Stainier, D.Y. Development (1997) [Pubmed]
  6. Characterization of a muscle-specific enhancer in human MuSK promoter reveals the essential role of myogenin in controlling activity-dependent gene regulation. Tang, H., Veldman, M.B., Goldman, D. J. Biol. Chem. (2006) [Pubmed]
  7. The zebrafish homologue of the ret receptor and its pattern of expression during embryogenesis. Marcos-Gutiérrez, C.V., Wilson, S.W., Holder, N., Pachnis, V. Oncogene (1997) [Pubmed]
  8. Expression of c-ret in the zebrafish embryo: potential roles in motoneuronal development. Bisgrove, B.W., Raible, D.W., Walter, V., Eisen, J.S., Grunwald, D.J. J. Neurobiol. (1997) [Pubmed]
  9. Essential role for puma in development of postembryonic neural crest-derived cell lineages in zebrafish. Parichy, D.M., Turner, J.M., Parker, N.B. Dev. Biol. (2003) [Pubmed]
  10. EphA4 is required for cell adhesion and rhombomere-boundary formation in the zebrafish. Cooke, J.E., Kemp, H.A., Moens, C.B. Curr. Biol. (2005) [Pubmed]
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