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Identification of candidate tumour suppressor genes frequently methylated in renal cell carcinoma.
Morris MR, Ricketts C, Gentle D, Abdulrahman M, Clarke N, Brown M, Kishida T, Yao M, Latif F, Maher ER.
Oncogene ncogene. 2010 Feb 15. [Epub ahead of print]PMID: 20154727 2010
2COL15A1, COL18A1
Epitope-defined monoclonal antibodies against multiplexin collagens demonstrate that type XV and XVIII collagens are expressed in specialized basement membranes.
Tomono Y, Naito I, Ando K, Yonezawa T, Sado Y, Hirakawa S, Arata J, Okigaki T, Ninomiya Y.
Cell Struct Funct 27(1):9-20. 2002
Lack of type XV collagen causes a skeletal myopathy and cardiovascular defects in mice.
Eklund L, Piuhola J, Komulainen J, Sormunen R, Ongvarrasopone C, Fassler R, Muona A, Ilves M, Ruskoaho H, Takala TE, Pihlajaniemi T.
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 98(3):1194-9. 2001
Structure of the mouse type XV collagen gene, Col15a1, comparison with the human COL15A1 gene and functional analysis of the promoters of both genes.
Eklund L, Muona A, Lietard J, Pihlajaniemi T.
Matrix Biol 19(6):489-500. 2000
Complete exon-intron organization of the human gene for the alpha1 chain of type XV collagen (COL15A1) and comparison with the homologous COL18A1 gene.
Hagg PM, Muona A, Lietard J, Kivirikko S, Pihlajaniemi T.
J Biol Chem 273(28):17824-31. 1998
Fine mapping of COL15A1 within the Gorlin syndrome region. (abstr)
Gailani M, et al.
Ann Hum Genet 58 : 212. 1994
7COL15A1, COL18A1
The human alpha 1(XV) collagen chain contains a large amino-terminal non-triple helical domain with a tandem repeat structure and homology to alpha 1(XVIII) collagen.
Muragaki Y, Abe N, Ninomiya Y, Olsen BR, Ooshima A.
J Biol Chem 269(6):4042-6. 1994