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Basement membrane

Known as: Basement Membranes, membrane basement, Basement membrane of connective tissue 
A darkly stained mat-like EXTRACELLULAR MATRIX (ECM) that separates cell layers, such as EPITHELIUM from ENDOTHELIUM or a layer of CONNECTIVE TISSUE… Expand
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2019
Review
2019
The extracellular matrix (ECM) constitutes the scaffold of tissues and organs. It is a complex network of extracellular proteins… Expand
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2018
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2018
Epithelial–mesenchymal transition (EMT) is a cellular programme that is known to be crucial for embryogenesis, wound healing and… Expand
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2017
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2017
The vascular basement membrane contributes to the integrity of the blood-brain barrier (BBB), which is formed by brain capillary… Expand
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2017
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2017
  • T. Barker, A. Engler
  • Matrix biology : journal of the International…
  • 2017
  • Corpus ID: 3701966
Since its conceptualization in the 1980s, the provisional matrix has often been characterized as a simple fibrin-containing… Expand
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Review
2005
Review
2005
The basement membrane extracellular matrix contacts epithelial, endothelial, fat and smooth muscle cells. Because this… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
The three-dimensional culture of MCF-10A mammary epithelial cells on a reconstituted basement membrane results in formation of… Expand
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Review
1989
Review
1989
  • R. Timpl
  • European journal of biochemistry
  • 1989
  • Corpus ID: 12370939
Collagen type IV, laminin, heparan sulfate proteoglycans, nidogen (entactin) and BM-40 (osteonectin, SPARC) represent major… Expand
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
We have defined a signal responsible for the morphological differentiation of human umbilical vein and human dermal microvascular… Expand
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
We have studied the reconstitution of basement membrane molecules from extracts prepared from the basement membrane of the EHS… Expand
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Highly Cited
1979
Highly Cited
1979
We have isolated a large noncollagenous glycoprotein, laminin, from a mouse tumor that produces basement membrane. The protein… Expand
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