Hairy/enhancer-of-split related with YRPW motif-like protein is a protein that in humans is encoded by the HEYLgene.
This gene encodes a member of the hairy and enhancer of split-related (HESR) family of basic helix-loop-helix (bHLH)-type transcription factors. The sequence of the encoded protein contains a conserved bHLH and orange domain, but its YRPW motif has diverged from other HESR family members. It is thought to be an effector of Notch signaling and a regulator of cell fate decisions. Alternatively spliced transcript variants have been found, but their biological validity has not been determined.
^Leimeister C, Externbrink A, Klamt B, Gessler M (Sep 1999). "Hey genes: a novel subfamily of hairy- and Enhancer of split related genes specifically expressed during mouse embryogenesis". Mech Dev85 (1-2): 173–7. doi:10.1016/S0925-4773(99)00080-5. PMID10415358.
^Steidl C, Leimeister C, Klamt B, Maier M, Nanda I, Dixon M, Clarke R, Schmid M, Gessler M (Aug 2000). "Characterization of the human and mouse HEY1, HEY2, and HEYL genes: cloning, mapping, and mutation screening of a new bHLH gene family". Genomics66 (2): 195–203. doi:10.1006/geno.2000.6200. PMID10860664.
Iso T, Kedes L, Hamamori Y (2003). "HES and HERP families: multiple effectors of the Notch signaling pathway.". J. Cell. Physiol.194 (3): 237–55. doi:10.1002/jcp.10208. PMID12548545.
Kokubo H, Miyagawa-Tomita S, Johnson RL (2006). "Hesr, a mediator of the Notch signaling, functions in heart and vessel development.". Trends Cardiovasc. Med.15 (5): 190–4. doi:10.1016/j.tcm.2005.05.005. PMID16165016.
Bonaldo MF, Lennon G, Soares MB (1997). "Normalization and subtraction: two approaches to facilitate gene discovery.". Genome Res.6 (9): 791–806. doi:10.1101/gr.6.9.791. PMID8889548.
Rual JF, Venkatesan K, Hao T et al. (2005). "Towards a proteome-scale map of the human protein-protein interaction network.". Nature437 (7062): 1173–8. doi:10.1038/nature04209. PMID16189514.CS1 maint: Explicit use of et al. (link)