Connexins

Known as: Gap Junction Channel Proteins, Connexins [Chemical/Ingredient], Gap Junction Proteins 
A group of homologous proteins which form the intermembrane channels of GAP JUNCTIONS. The connexins are the products of an identified gene family… (More)

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2005
Highly Cited
2005
Parenchymal microglia are the principal immune cells of the brain. Time-lapse two-photon imaging of GFP-labeled microglia… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
Recombinant proteins containing tetracysteine tags can be successively labeled in living cells with different colors of… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
Astrocytes are capable of widespread intercellular communication via propagated increases in intracellular Ca(2+) concentration… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
Neural processing occurs in parallel in distant cortical areas even for simple perceptual tasks. Associated cognitive binding is… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
The transmembrane connexin proteins of gap junctions link extracellularly to form channels for cell-to-cell exchange of ions and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND Connexins are the protein subunits of intercellular gap junction channels. In mammals, they are encoded by a family of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Forced expression of gap junction proteins, connexins, enables gap junction-deficient cell lines to propagate intercellular… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
The signals regulating ovarian follicle development and the mechanisms by which they are communicated are largely undefined. At… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
DNAs coding for seven murine connexins (Cx) (Cx26, Cx31, Cx32, Cx37, Cx40, Cx43, and Cx45) are functionally expressed in human… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
The molecular mechanisms underlying the voltage dependence of intercellular channels formed by the family of vertebrate gap… (More)
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