Online citations, reference lists, and bibliographies.
Please confirm you are human
(Sign Up for free to never see this)
← Back to Search

Molecular Cloning Of The Duck MyoG And MRF4 Genes Coding Region Sequence And Their Differential Expression Patterns In The Breast And Leg Muscle During Fetal Development

H. Liu, J. Wang, C. Han, J. Jia, J. Si, K. Huang, L. Li, F. Xu
Published 2010 · Biology

Save to my Library
Download PDF
Analyze on Scholarcy
Share
The MyoG and MRF4 genes encode for transcription factors that play key roles in muscle formation during embryonic and fetal development. Due to the unique functions of these two genes, they have a specific expression pattern in the same muscle tissues. In order to investigate the different developmental expression patterns of the two genes, the coding region sequences of duck MyoG and MRF4 were cloned and their mRNA expression patterns in the duck breast and leg muscles were measured using real-time quantitative polymerase chain reaction (qPCR). The duck MyoG and MRF4 both have a basic helix-loop-helix (bHLH) domain with high homology to several other species. In addition, there is a low homology region at the carboxy-terminus of these two proteins. The mRNA expression of MyoG reaches a peak at embryonic day 14 (E14d) in both the breast muscle and the leg muscle of duck. The peak mRNA expression of MRF4 appears at E14d in the breast muscle and at E18d in the leg muscle. The expression patterns of MyoG and...
This paper references
10.1023/A:1013133616449
MRF4 protein expression in regenerating rat muscle
Z. Zhou (2004)
10.1016/S0003-9969(99)00105-3
Expression of myogenic regulatory factors during the development of mouse tongue striated muscle.
A. Yamane (2000)
10.1093/nar/gkn340
Differential binding of quadruplex structures of muscle-specific genes regulatory sequences by MyoD, MRF4 and myogenin
Anat Yafe (2008)
10.1128/MCB.21.7.2404-2412.2001
Molecular Distinction between Specification and Differentiation in the Myogenic Basic Helix-Loop-Helix Transcription Factor Family
D. Bergstrom (2001)
10.1007/s00429-006-0117-x
Myogenin (Myf4) upregulation in trans-differentiating fibroblasts from a congenital myopathy with arrest of myogenesis and defects of myotube formation
C. Weise (2006)
10.1093/OXFORDJOURNALS.JBCHEM.A132755
Types of myosin light chains present during the development of fast skeletal muscle in chick embryo.
T. Obinata (1980)
10.1083/JCB.113.6.1255
The muscle regulatory gene, Myf-6, has a biphasic pattern of expression during early mouse development
E. Bober (1991)
10.1139/O95-080
Determination versus differentiation and the MyoD family of transcription factors.
L. Megeney (1995)
10.1387/IJDB.10213080
Murine tongue muscle displays a distinct developmental profile of MRF and contractile gene expression.
K. Dalrymple (1999)
10.1101/GAD.3.12B.2050
Identification of MRF4: a new member of the muscle regulatory factor gene family.
S. Rhodes (1989)
10.1360/YC-007-1089
[Correlation analysis of relationships between polymorphisms of high quality chicken myogenin gene and slaughter and meat quality traits].
Qiong Wang (2007)
10.1006/METH.2001.1262
Analysis of relative gene expression data using real-time quantitative PCR and the 2(-Delta Delta C(T)) Method.
K. Livak (2001)
10.1007/s10974-005-7004-6
Transcriptome Expression Profiles in Prenatal Pigs in Relation to Myogenesis
M. F. W. Pas (2005)
10.1242/dev.02249
Loss of myogenin in postnatal life leads to normal skeletal muscle but reduced body size
J. Knapp (2006)
10.1016/J.AANAT.2004.12.018
Genetic and epigenetic control of skeletal muscle development.
B. Brand-Saberi (2005)
10.1101/GAD.3.5.628
A gene with homology to the myc similarity region of MyoD1 is expressed during myogenesis and is sufficient to activate the muscle differentiation program.
D. Edmondson (1989)
10.2527/1999.7792352X
Influences of myogenin genotypes on birth weight, growth rate, carcass weight, backfat thickness, and lean weight of pigs.
M. T. Te Pas (1999)
10.1016/S0955-0674(96)80091-3
Skeletal muscle determination and differentiation: story of a core regulatory network and its context.
Kyong Ah Yun (1996)
10.1152/PHYSIOLGENOMICS.00105.2006
A gene coexpression network for bovine skeletal muscle inferred from microarray data.
A. Reverter (2006)
10.1016/S0960-8966(00)00150-4
Heterozygous myogenic factor 6 mutation associated with myopathy and severe course of Becker muscular dystrophy
B. Kerst (2000)
10.1007/BF03195662
Comparison of skeletal muscle transcriptional profiles in dairy and beef breeds bulls
T. Sadkowski (2010)
10.1093/PS/78.5.743
Relationship between muscle growth and poultry meat quality.
E. Dransfield (1999)
10.1186/1471-213X-7-109
Identification of genes differentially expressed during prenatal development of skeletal muscle in two pig breeds differing in muscularity
E. Muráni (2007)
10.1083/JCB.128.4.563
Myogenin is required for late but not early aspects of myogenesis during mouse development
J. Venuti (1995)
10.3724/SP.J.1005.2008.00071
[Genetic diversity and genetic effects of Myf6 gene in chickens].
W. Sun (2008)
10.1016/J.SEMCDB.2005.07.003
Satellite cells, myoblasts and other occasional myogenic progenitors: possible origin, phenotypic features and role in muscle regeneration.
G. Cossu (2005)
10.1016/J.BBRC.2007.10.042
Opposite roles of MRF4 and MyoD in cell proliferation and myogenic differentiation.
X. Jin (2007)
10.1007/BF03194612
Polymorphisms in coding and regulatory regions of the porcineMYF6 andMYOG genes and expression of theMYF6 gene inm. longissimus dorsi versus productive traits in pigs
J. Wyszyńska-Koko (2010)
10.1006/DBIO.2000.9621
Failure of Myf5 to support myogenic differentiation without myogenin, MyoD, and MRF4.
M. R. Valdez (2000)
10.1016/J.SEMCDB.2007.09.013
Skeletal muscle stem cell birth and properties.
R. Sambasivan (2007)
10.1093/NAR/21.10.2503
Expression of myogenic factors in denervated chicken breast muscle: isolation of the chicken Myf5 gene.
O. Saitoh (1993)



This paper is referenced by
Semantic Scholar Logo Some data provided by SemanticScholar