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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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2018
Review
2018
Astrocytes are key active elements of the brain that contribute to information processing. They not only provide neurons with… Expand
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2017
Review
2017
Astrocytes are key homeostatic cells of the central nervous system. They cooperate with neurons at several levels, including ion… Expand
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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… Expand
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2004
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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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2003
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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
Recombinant proteins containing tetracysteine tags can be successively labeled in living cells with different colors of… Expand
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2001
Review
2001
This summary is a proposed synthesis of available information for the non-specialist. It does not incorporate all the published… Expand
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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… 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
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1996
Review
1996
Adjacent cells share ions, second messengers and small metabolites through intercellular channels which are present in gap… Expand
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