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  • Kawaguchi, M.; Yasumasu, S.; Hiroi, J.; Naruse, K.; Inoue, M.; Iuchi, I.
    Evolution of teleostean hatching enzyme genes and their paralogous genes (2006), Dev. Genes Evol., 216, 769-784.
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Cloned (Comment) Organism
five copies of MHCE gene including one pseudogene, DNA and amino acid sequence determination and analysis, genetic structure, genes for hatching enzyme MHCE are intron-less, sequence comparison and phylogenetic analysis Oryzias latipes


Metals/Ions Comment Organism Structure
Zn2+ zinc endopeptidase Oryzias latipes


Organism UniProt Comment Textmining
Oryzias latipes
orange-red variety of medaka

Source Tissue

Source Tissue Comment Organism Textmining
embryo the enzyme is expressed only in pre-hatching embryos Oryzias latipes


Synonyms Comment Organism
More the enzyme is an astacin family zinc endopeptidase Oryzias latipes
embryo-specific hatching enzyme
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medaka hatching enzyme
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