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Table 2 Name and function of genes mentioned in the text

From: Selection of a set of reliable reference genes for quantitative real-time PCR in normal equine skin and in equine sarcoids

Symbol* Gene name* Function
ACTB actin, beta Cytoskeletal structural protein
B2M beta-2-microglobulin Beta-chain of major histocompatibility complex class I molecules
HPRT1 hypoxanthine phosphoribosyltransferase 1 Purine synthesis in salvage pathway
UBB ubiquitin B Protein degradation
TUBA1 tubulin, alpha 1 (testis specific) Structural protein
RPL32 ribosomal protein L32 Member of the 80 different ribosome proteins
GAPDH glyceraldehyde-3-phosphate dehydrogenase Glycolytic enzyme
TBP TATA box binding protein General RNA polymerase II transcription factor
  1. * Nomenclature according to Genew [28]