Table 2

Neighboring gene families analyzed for conserved synteny in the SSTR1, -4 and -6-bearing chromosome blocks
Symbola Descriptiona Root (if other than D. melanogaster)
ABHD12 Abhydrolase domain containing 12
CFL Cofilin and destrin (actin depolymerizing factor)
FLRT Fibronectin leucine rich transmembrane protein C. savignyi
FOXA Forkhead box A
ISM Isthmin homolog C. intestinalis
JAG Jagged
NIN Ninein (GSK3B interacting protein)
NKX2 NK2 homeobox 1 and 4
PAX Paired box 1 and 9
PYG Glycogen phosphorylase; brain, liver and muscle variants
RALGAPA Ral GTPase activating protein, alpha subunit
RIN Ras and Rab interactor
SEC23 Sec23 homologs A and B
SLC24A Solute carrier family 24 members 3 and 4 B. floridae
SNX Sorting nexin 5, 6 and 32
SPTLC Serine palmitoyltransferase, long chain base subunit 2 and 3
VSX Visual system homeobox C. elegans

a Gene family names and descriptions are based on approved HUGO Gene Nomenclature Committee (HGNC) gene symbols and descriptions, or known aliases from the NCBI Entrez Gene database. Where not all known protein subtypes/isoforms are part of the gene family, the included subtypes are specified.

Ocampo Daza et al.

Ocampo Daza et al. BMC Evolutionary Biology 2012 12:231   doi:10.1186/1471-2148-12-231

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