GENE - CHEMICAL INTERACTIONS REPORT

RGD ID: 1359360
Species: Rattus norvegicus
RGD Object: Gene
Symbol: Mef2a
Name: myocyte enhancer factor 2a
Acc ID: CHEBI:28177
Term: theophylline
Definition: A dimethylxanthine having the two methyl groups located at positions 1 and 3. It is structurally similar to caffeine and is found in green and black tea.
Chemical ID: MESH:D013806
Note: Use of the qualifier "multiple interactions" designates that the annotated interaction is comprised of a complex set of reactions and/or regulatory events, possibly involving additional chemicals and/or gene products.
QualifierEvidenceWithReferenceSourceNotesOriginal Reference(s)
decreases expressionISORGD:13221266480464CTDTheophylline results in decreased expression of MEF2A mRNA

PMID:18951874
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