Table 2

Representative sample of genes with the highest number of ORESTES

No. of ORESTES

Gene symbol

No. of UniGene ESTs

Full name (alias)


Ubiquitously expressed genes with a high number of UniGene ESTs

142

RPS8

3,382

Ribosomal protein S8

115

EEF1A1

29,374

Eukaryotic translation elongation factor 1 alpha 1

77

HLA-B

4,536

Major histocompatibility complex, class I, B

71

RPL3

11,561

Ribosomal protein L3

62

NCL

2,970

Nucleolin

55

RPL28

2,394

Ribosomal protein L28

55

RPL7A

5,864

Ribosomal protein l7a

51

RPSA

5,623

Ribosomal protein SA

50

PABPC1

4,385

Poly(A) binding protein, cytoplasmic 1

34

RPS18

2,292

Ribosomal protein S18

Known epidermis specific genes

402

KRT1

134

Keratin 1

217

DMKN

275

Dermokine

140

LEP7

5

Late envelope protein 7 (xp32)

100

FLG

5

Filaggrin

71

KRT2A

12

Keratin 2A

62

SPRR2E

36

Small proline-rich protein 2E

61

CASP14

19

Caspase 14

59

CDSN

91

Corneodesmosin

56

hKPRP

7

Human keratinocyte proline rich protein

54

PKP1

263

Plakophilin 1

32

SBSN

49

Suprabasin

30

DSG1

61

Desmoglein 1

Genes with unknown function

193

TSPAN5

526

Tetraspanin 5

127

DUOX2

64

Dual oxidase 2

99

TMEM14C

476

Transmembrane protein 14C

99

SERPINA12

11

Serpin peptidase inhibitor, clade A, member 12

66

SLC22A5

142

Solute carrier family 22, member 5

56

FLG2

10

Filaggrin 2 (ifapsoriasin)

41

C7orf24

309

Chromosome 7 open reading frame 24


Toulza et al. Genome Biology 2007 8:R107   doi:10.1186/gb-2007-8-6-r107

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