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UCP2  -  uncoupling protein 2 (mitochondrial,...

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  • Expression of UCP2 and UCP3 was assessed in slices following 24h of incubation with various combinations of hormones by semi-quantitative RT-PCR [5].


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  4. Characterization of the porcine uncoupling proteins 2 and 3 (UCP2 & UCP3) and their localization to chromosome 9 p by somatic cell hybrids. Werner, P., Neuenschwander, S., Stranzinger, G. Anim. Genet. (1999) [Pubmed]
  5. Regulation of uncoupling proteins 2 and 3 in porcine adipose tissue. Ramsay, T.G., Rosebrough, R.W. Domest. Anim. Endocrinol. (2005) [Pubmed]
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