Cytokeratin filaments

Known as: Cytokeratin filament, Keratin Filament 
A class of intermediate filaments that form a network within epithelial cells and anchor to desmosomes, thus imparting tensile strength to the tissue
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2008
2008
Avian feathers have a filament-matrix texture and X-ray diffraction studies show that the filament has a helical structure with… (More)
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2008
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2008
RNA interference offers a novel approach for developing therapeutics for dominant-negative genetic disorders. The ability to… (More)
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2002
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2002
Keratin polypeptides 8 and 18 (K8/18) are the major intermediate filament proteins of simple-type epithelia. K18 Ser-33… (More)
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2002
2002
The cytokeratin filament network is intrinsically dynamic, continuously exchanging subunits over its entire surface, while… (More)
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2001
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2001
Keratins 5 and 14 polymerize to form the intermediate filament network in the progenitor basal cells of many stratified epithelia… (More)
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1996
1996
In a distinct autosomal recessive variant of epidermolysis bullosa, EB-MD, life-long skin blistering is associated with late… (More)
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1993
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1993
In rheumatoid arthritis (RA), the high diagnostic value of serum antibodies to the stratum corneum of rat esophagus epithelium… (More)
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1990
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1990
Because of extraordinarily tight coiled-coil associations of type I and type II keratins, the composition and structure of… (More)
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1987
1987
We have used whole-mount immunofluorescence microscopy of late-stage Xenopus laevis oocytes and early embryos to examine the… (More)
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1981
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1981
Following our study on the expression of cytokeratin filaments in preimplantation mouse embryos [30], we have examined the… (More)
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