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Table 2 Name and function of the genes

From: Selection of reference genes for quantitative real-time PCR in a rat asphyxial cardiac arrest model

Symbol* Gene name* Function
Gapdh glyceraldehyde-3-phosphate dehydrogenase Glycolytic enzyme
Actb actin, beta Cytoskeletal structural protein
CypA (synonym Ppia) cyclophilin A (peptidyl prolyl isomerase A) Catalyzes the cis-trans isomerization of proline imidic peptide bonds in oligopeptides, accelerating folding
B2m beta-2 microglobulin Beta-chain of major histocompatibility complex class I molecules
Rpl13a ribosomal protein L13A Structural component of the large 60S ribosomal subunit
Hprt hypoxanthine guanine phosphoribosyl transferase Purine synthesis in salvage pathway
Ywhaz tyrosine 3-monooxygenase/tryptophan 5 -monooxygenase activation protein, zeta polypeptide Signal transduction by binding to phosphorylated serine residues on a variety of signalling molecules
Sdha Succinat dehydrogenase complex, subunit a, flavoprotein (Fp) Electron transporter in the TCA cycle and respiratory chain
Pgk1 phosphoglycerate kinase 1 Glycolytic enzyme
Tbp TATA box binding protein General RNA polymerase II transcription factor
  1. *according to Entrez Gene database [54]