Effect of environmental salinity on expression of adrenomedullin genes suggests osmoregulatory activity in the medaka, Oryzias latipes

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Ogoshi, Maho ; Kato, Kanoko ; Sakamoto, Tatsuya (2015)
  • Publisher: BioMed Central
  • Journal: Zoological letters, volume 1 (issn: 2056-306X, eissn: 2056-306X)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1186/s40851-015-0012-5, pmc: PMC4657274
  • Subject: Osmoregulation | Research Article | Adrenomedullin | Medaka
    mesheuropmc: fungi | animal structures

Introduction The adrenomedullins (AMs) comprise a hormonal family in mammals and teleost fishes, with five members (AM1–5) found or predicted in most of the teleosts including Japanese medaka (Oryzias latipes). AM1 is known to have cardiovascular and osmoregulatory func... View more
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