Table 5

Body sites and corresponding expressed chicken aquaporins that could be used as models for understanding mammalian aquaporins

Aquaporin Type

Chicken UniGene ID

Body Site


AQP0

Gga.67

Head

AQP1

Gga.2680

Brain, Connective Tissue, Head, Heart, Liver, Muscle, Ovary, Spleen

AQP3

Gga.23800

Head, Liver, Ovary

AQP4

Gga.11374

Brain, Muscle

AQP5

Gga.6412

Pancreas

AQP7

Gga.21944

Testis

AQP9

Gga.12485

Heart, Liver, Muscle

AQP11

Gga.8876

Brain, Liver, Muscle, Small Intestine

AQP12

Gga.19694

Pancreas


Isokpehi et al. BMC Genomics 2009 10(Suppl 2):S7   doi:10.1186/1471-2164-10-S2-S7

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