Yumiko Hirashima

We don’t have enough information about this author to calculate their statistics. If you think this is an error let us know.
Learn More
Calnexin (CANX) and calreticulin (CALR) chaperones mediate nascent glycoprotein folding in the endoplasmic reticulum. Here we report that these chaperones have distinct roles in male and female fertility. Canx null mice are growth retarded but fertile. Calr null mice die during embryonic development, rendering indeterminate any effect on reproduction.(More)
  • 1