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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… Expand
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Review
2006
Review
2006
  • D. Laird
  • The Biochemical journal
  • 2006
  • Corpus ID: 32130094
Evaluation of the human genome suggests that all members of the connexin family of gap-junction proteins have now been… Expand
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Review
2004
Review
2004
Gap junctions (Gj) form conduits between adjacent cells that are composed of connexin (Cx) protein subunits and allow direct… Expand
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Review
2003
Review
2003
Members of the connexin gene family are integral membrane proteins that form hexamers called connexons. Most cells express two or… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
All coelenterate fluorescent proteins cloned to date display some form of quaternary structure, including the weak tendency of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Recombinant proteins containing tetracysteine tags can be successively labeled in living cells with different colors of… Expand
Review
2000
Review
2000
  • P. Lampe, A. Lau
  • Archives of biochemistry and biophysics
  • 2000
  • Corpus ID: 35618136
Gap junctions are a unique type of intercellular junction found in most animal cell types. Gap junctions permit the intercellular… Expand
Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Forced expression of gap junction proteins, connexins, enables gap junction-deficient cell lines to propagate intercellular… Expand
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Review
1996
Review
1996
Cells in tissues share ions, second messengers, and small metabolites through clusters of intercellular channels called gap… Expand
Review
1996
Review
1996
Adjacent cells share ions, second messengers and small metabolites through intercellular channels which are present in gap… Expand
Review
1996
Review
1996
We thank Nancy Kauler for her superb secretarial assistance. In addition, we are extremely grateful to Dr. Matthias Falk for his… Expand
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