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Caveolae

Known as: Caveola, Caveolas 
A membrane raft that forms small pit, depression, or invagination that communicates with the outside of a cell and extends inward, indenting the… Expand
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Review
2013
Review
2013
Caveolae are submicroscopic, plasma membrane pits that are abundant in many mammalian cell types. The past few years have seen a… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
The functions of caveolae, the characteristic plasma membrane invaginations, remain debated. Their abundance in cells… Expand
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Review
2007
Review
2007
Caveolae are a highly abundant but enigmatic feature of mammalian cells. They form remarkably stable membrane domains at the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
We investigated the effects of inhibitors of clathrin-mediated endocytosis (chlorpromazine and K(+) depletion) and of caveolae… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Non-phagocytic eukaryotic cells can internalize particles <1 microm in size, encompassing pathogens, liposomes for drug delivery… Expand
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Review
2002
Review
2002
Caveolae are flask-shaped invaginations present in the plasma membrane of many cell types. They have long been implicated in… Expand
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Review
2002
Review
2002
The surface membrane of cells is studded with morphologically distinct regions, or domains, like microvilli, cell-cell junctions… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Caveolae are plasma membrane invaginations that may play an important role in numerous cellular processes including transport… Expand
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Review
1998
Review
1998
The cell biology of caveolae is a rapidly growing area of biomedical research. Caveolae are known primarily for their ability to… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Caveolae have been implicated in the transcytosis of macromolecules across endothelial cells and in the receptor-mediated uptake… Expand
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