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Gene/ORF ZK1251.6 (msp-76) Ace View of ZK1251.6
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Description  msp-76 encodes a protein that belongs to a family of proteins called the Major Sperm Proteins (MSPs) that is conserved in nematodes; this family consists of closely related, small, basic proteins that make up 15% of sperm protein; this multigene family consists of over fifty genes, including many pseudogenes; MSPs are involved in both extracellular signaling and cytoskeletal functions during reproduction-MSP antagonizes Eph/ephrin signaling, in part, by binding VAB-1 Eph receptor tyrosine kinase on oocytes and sheath cells to promote oocyte maturation and MAPK activation; MSPs assemble into fibrous networks that drive movement of the C. elegans sperm; msp genes are expressed only in late primary spermatocytes.
GO Terms  structural molecule activity (GO:0005198)
Location   IV:9688559..9689807
RNAi Phenotypes
Adult Sck
External Links  wormbase.org NCBI.org NBrowse
Associated RNAi Experiments View Details
Cenix:238-d8
Adult Phenotypes  WT
RNAi Reagent Name & Type Cenix:238-d8 (PCR reagent)
Delivery Method  Injection
Remark  Wildtype results in all three tests.
Laboratory  TH
Date  2005-3-24
Reference  Sonnichsen B et al. (2005) Nature "Full-genome RNAi profiling of early embryogenesis in Caenorhabditis ...."
JA:ZK1251.6
Adult Phenotypes  WT
RNAi Reagent Name & Type sjj_ZK1251.6 (PCR reagent)
Laboratory  JA
Date  2003-1-10
Reference  Kamath RS et al. (2003) Nature "Systemic functional analysis of the Caenorhabditis elegans genome using ...."
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