Expression of Rxra in mouse tooth

retinoid x receptor alpha; RXRalpha; Nr2b1

Species: mouse
Location in mouse genome: chromosome 2, 27946290 - 28029204 (UCSC, assembly October 2003)
Tooth: molar
Method: in situ hybridization (radioactive), probe: 150b


Initiation stage
Expression: oral epithelium, dental epithelium
No expression: dental mesenchyme

Cap stage
Expression: oral epithelium, outer enamel epithelium, inner enamel epithelium, enamel knot, stellate reticulum
No expression: dental papilla, dental sac

Bell stage
Expression: oral epithelium, outer enamel epithelium, inner enamel epithelium, stratum intermedia
No expression: stellate reticulum, dental papilla, dental sac

Late bell (differentiation) stage
Expression: outer enamel epithelium, stratum intermedia, preameloblasts, preodontoblasts
No expression: stellate reticulum, dental papilla, dental sac

Secretory stage
Expression: outer enamel epithelium, stratum intermedia, ameloblasts, odontoblasts
No expression: stellate reticulum, dental papilla, dental sac


Source references:
Bloch-Zupan,A., Décimo,D., Loriot,M., Mark,M.P., and, Ruch,J.V. (1994) Differentiation 57:195-203


To the top of the page Titlepage Send your comments
Pubmed Genbank Jackson Mouse Genome Database Transgene Database OMIM

Data last edited 26.04.2004 by M.K., page last created 10.12.2004 by P.N.