SEARCH

SEARCH BY CITATION

References

  • Akalin, A., Fredman, D., Arner, E., Dong, X., Bryne, J.C., Suzuki, H., Daub, C.O., Hayashizaki, Y., and Lenhard, B. (2009). Transcriptional features of genomic regulatory blocks. Genome Biol. 10, R38.
  • Barsh, G., Gunn, T., He, L., Schlossman, S., and Duke-Cohan, J. (2000). Biochemical and genetic studies of pigment-type switching. Pigment Cell Res. 13(Suppl 8), 4853.
  • Bennett, D.C., Cooper, P.J., and Hart, I.R. (1987). A line of non-tumorigenic mouse melanocytes, syngeneic with the B16 melanoma and requiring a tumour promoter for growth. Int. J. Cancer 39, 414418.
  • Bentley, N.J., Eisen, T., and Goding, C.R. (1994). Melanocyte-specific expression of the human tyrosinase promoter: activation by the microphthalmia gene product and role of the initiator. Mol. Cell. Biol. 14, 79968006.
  • Bertolotto, C., Bille, K., Ortonne, J.P., and Ballotti, R. (1996). Regulation of tyrosinase gene expression by cAMP in B16 melanoma cells involves two CATGTG motifs surrounding the TATA box: implication of the microphthalmia gene product. J. Cell Biol. 134, 747755.
  • Bertolotto, C., Busca, R., Abbe, P., Bille, K., Aberdam, E., Ortonne, J.P., and Ballotti, R. (1998). Different cis-acting elements are involved in the regulation of TRP1 and TRP2 promoter activities by cyclic AMP: pivotal role of M boxes (GTCATGTGCT) and of microphthalmia. Mol. Cell. Biol. 18, 694702.
  • D’orazio, J.A., Nobuhisa, T., Cui, R. et al. (2006). Topical drug rescue strategy and skin protection based on the role of Mc1r in UV-induced tanning. Nature 443, 340344.
  • Engström, P.G., Fredman, D., and Lenhard, B. (2008). Ancora: a web resource for exploring highly conserved noncoding elements and their association with developmental regulatory genes. Genome Biol. 9, R34.
  • Fleury, C., Berard, F., Leblond, A., Faure, C., Ganem, N., and Thomas, L. (2000). The study of cutaneous melanomas in Camargue-type gray-skinned horses (2): epidemiological survey. Pigment Cell Res. 13, 4751.
  • Fuse, N., Yasumoto, K., Suzuki, H., Takahashi, K., and Shibahara, S. (1996). Identification of a melanocyte-type promoter of the microphthalmia-associated transcription factor gene. Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun. 219, 702707.
  • Hemesath, T.J., Steingrimsson, E., Mcgill, G., Hansen, M.J., Vaught, J., Hodgkinson, C.A., Arnheiter, H., Copeland, N.G., Jenkins, N.A., and Fisher, D.E. (1994). microphthalmia, a critical factor in melanocyte development, defines a discrete transcription factor family. Genes Dev. 8, 27702780.
  • Hodgkinson, C.A., Moore, K.J., Nakayama, A., Steingrimsson, E., Copeland, N.G., Jenkins, N.A., and Arnheiter, H. (1993). Mutations at the mouse microphthalmia locus are associated with defects in a gene encoding a novel basic-helix-loop-helix-zipper protein. Cell 74, 395404.
  • Karlsson, E.K., Baranowska, I., Wade, C.M. et al. (2007). Efficient mapping of mendelian traits in dogs through genome-wide association. Nat. Genet. 39, 13211328.
  • Kikuta, H., Laplante, M., Navratilova, P. et al. (2007). Genomic regulatory blocks encompass multiple neighboring genes and maintain conserved synteny in vertebrates. Genome Res. 17, 545555.
  • Kimmel, C.B., Ballard, W.W., Kimmel, S.R., Ullmann, B., and Schilling, T.F. (1995). Stages of embryonic development of the zebrafish. Dev. Dyn. 203, 253310.
  • Komisarczuk, A.Z., Kawakami, K., and Becker, T.S. (2009). Cis-regulation and chromosomal rearrangement of the fgf8 locus after the teleost/tetrapod split. Dev. Biol. 336, 301312.
  • Lenhard, B., Sandelin, A., Mendoza, L., Engstrom, P., Jareborg, N., and Wasserman, W.W. (2003). Identification of conserved regulatory elements by comparative genome analysis. J. Biol. 2, 13.
  • Lister, J.A., Robertson, C.P., Lepage, T., Johnson, S.L., and Raible, D.W. (1999). nacre encodes a zebrafish microphthalmia-related protein that regulates neural-crest-derived pigment cell fate. Development 126, 37573767.
  • Maxwell, M.A., and Muscat, G.E. (2006). The NR4A subgroup: immediate early response genes with pleiotropic physiological roles. Nucl. Recept. Signal. 4, e002.
  • Murre, C., Mccaw, P.S., and Baltimore, D. (1989a). A new DNA binding and dimerization motif in immunoglobulin enhancer binding, daughterless, MyoD, and myc proteins. Cell 56, 777783.
  • Murre, C., Mccaw, P.S., Vaessin, H. et al. (1989b). Interactions between heterologous helix-loop-helix proteins generate complexes that bind specifically to a common DNA sequence. Cell 58, 537544.
  • Nasevicius, A., and Ekker, S.C. (2000). Effective targeted gene ‘knockdown’ in zebrafish. Nat. Genet. 26, 216220.
  • Navratilova, P., Fredman, D., Hawkins, T.A., Turner, K., Lenhard, B., and Becker, T.S. (2009). Systematic human/zebrafish comparative identification of cis-regulatory activity around vertebrate developmental transcription factor genes. Dev. Biol. 327, 526540.
  • Nomiyama, T., Nakamachi, T., Gizard, F., Heywood, E.B., Jones, K.L., Ohkura, N., Kawamori, R., Conneely, O.M., and Bruemmer, D. (2006). The NR4A orphan nuclear receptor NOR1 is induced by platelet-derived growth factor and mediates vascular smooth muscle cell proliferation. J. Biol. Chem. 281, 3346733476.
  • Opdecamp, K., Nakayama, A., Nguyen, M.T., Hodgkinson, C.A., Pavan, W.J., and Arnheiter, H. (1997). Melanocyte development in vivo and in neural crest cell cultures: crucial dependence on the Mitf basic-helix-loop-helix-zipper transcription factor. Development 124, 23772386.
  • Paulsen, R.F., Granas, K., Johnsen, H., Rolseth, V., and Sterri, S. (1995). Three related brain nuclear receptors, NGFI-B, Nurr1, and NOR-1, as transcriptional activators. J. Mol. Neurosci. 6, 249255.
  • Rosengren Pielberg, G., Golovko, A., Sundstrom, E. et al. (2008). A cis-acting regulatory mutation causes premature hair graying and susceptibility to melanoma in the horse. Nat. Genet. 40, 10041009.
  • Smith, A.G., Luk, N., Newton, R.A., Roberts, D.W., Sturm, R.A., and Muscat, G.E. (2008). Melanocortin-1 receptor signaling markedly induces the expression of the NR4A nuclear receptor subgroup in melanocytic cells. J. Biol. Chem. 283, 1256412570.
  • Sutton, R.H., and Coleman, G.T. (1997). Melanoma and the Graying Horse. In RIRDC Research Paper Series, (Barton, Australia).
  • Tassabehji, M., Newton, V.E., and Read, A.P. (1994). Waardenburg syndrome type 2 caused by mutations in the human microphthalmia (MITF) gene. Nat. Genet. 8, 251255.
  • Westerfield, M. (2000). The Zebrafish Book. A Guide for the Laboratory Use of Zebrafish (Danio rerio). (Eugene: University of Oregon Press).
  • Wilson, T.E., Paulsen, R.E., Padgett, K.A., and Milbrandt, J. (1992). Participation of non-zinc finger residues in DNA binding by two nuclear orphan receptors. Science 256, 107110.
  • Yasumoto, K., Yokoyama, K., Shibata, K., Tomita, Y., and Shibahara, S. (1994). Microphthalmia-associated transcription factor as a regulator for melanocyte-specific transcription of the human tyrosinase gene. Mol. Cell. Biol. 14, 80588070.