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germ cell nuclear factor

Known as: Retinoid Receptor Related Testis Associated Receptor, Retinoid Receptor-Related Testis-Associated Receptor, Nuclear Receptor NR6A1 
An orphan nuclear receptor expressed mainly in the GERM CELLS of GONADS. It functions as a transcription factor that binds to a direct repeat of the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
The number of vertebrae in pigs varies and is associated with meat productivity. Wild boars, which are ancestors of domestic pigs… Expand
Review
2005
Review
2005
  • C. Zechel
  • Molecular reproduction and development
  • 2005
  • Corpus ID: 39315293
The germ cell nuclear factor (GCNF), which is also known as RTR (retinoid receptor‐related testis‐associated receptor) is a… Expand
Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
The POU-domain transcription factor Oct4 is essential for the maintenance of the mammalian germline. In this study, we show that… Expand
Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
ABSTRACT The dynamic embryonic expression of germ cell nuclear factor (GCNF), an orphan nuclear receptor, suggests that it may… Expand
Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
ABSTRACT The orphan receptor germ cell nuclear factor (GCNF) is a member of the superfamily of nuclear receptors. During… Expand
Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
We have shown that the orphan receptor Germ Cell Nuclear Factor (GCNF) binds to a direct repeat of the sequence AGGTCA with zero… Expand
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Recently, we have reported the cloning of the germ cell-specific, nuclear orphan receptor germ cell nuclear factor (GCNF)/RTR. In… Expand
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Nuclear receptors, such as those for androgens, estrogens, and progesterones, control many reproductive processes. Proteins with… Expand
1996
1996
A cDNA clone encoding the germ cell nuclear factor, GCNF, a member of the nuclear receptor superfamily has been isolated from the… Expand
Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
We have identified and cloned a novel member of the nuclear receptor superfamily from murine testis, referred to as retinoid… Expand