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CATSPER gene family
These sources were used to develop the Genetics Home Reference summary for the CATSPER gene family.
Jin JL, O'Doherty AM, Wang S, Zheng H, Sanders KM, Yan W. Catsper3 and catsper4 encode two cation channel-like proteins exclusively expressed in the testis. Biol Reprod. 2005 Dec;73(6):1235-42. Epub 2005 Aug 17.
Liu J, Xia J, Cho KH, Clapham DE, Ren D. CatSperbeta, a novel transmembrane protein in the CatSper channel complex. J Biol Chem. 2007 Jun 29;282(26):18945-52. Epub 2007 May 3.
Qi H, Moran MM, Navarro B, Chong JA, Krapivinsky G, Krapivinsky L, Kirichok Y, Ramsey IS, Quill TA, Clapham DE. All four CatSper ion channel proteins are required for male fertility and sperm cell hyperactivated motility. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2007 Jan 23;104(4):1219-23. Epub 2007 Jan 16.
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Published: December 16, 2013
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