Table 1.

VEGF mRNA (Vegfa) was identified by deep-sequencing analysis in FACS-sorted renin-positive cells labeled with tdTomato reporter

Ensembl IDGene SymbolExpressionDescription
ENSMUSG00000070645Ren121,860Renin one structural [Source: MGI Symbol; Acc:MGI:97898]
ENSMUSG00000027523Gnas42.5GNAS (guanine nucleotide binding protein, α stimulating) complex locus [Source: MGI Symbol; Acc:MGI:955777]
ENSMUSG00000023951Vegfa63.8Vascular endothelial growth factor A [Source: MGI Symbol; Acc:MGI: 103178]
  • Note that VEGF was expressed more strongly than Gsα (Gnas). Renin mRNA (Ren1) was also identified and served as a positive control.