DES gene

Known as: DES, CMD1I, Desmin Gene 
This gene is involved in the maintenance of muscle cell structure.
National Institutes of Health

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2012
Highly Cited
2012
During muscle atrophy, myofibrillar proteins are degraded in an ordered process in which MuRF1 catalyzes ubiquitylation of thick… (More)
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2009
2009
Condensins are required for segregation of rDNA repeats in concert with Fob1, a replication fork block protein binding at the… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
Silencing within the yeast ribosomal DNA (rDNA) repeats protects the integrity of this highly repetitive array by inhibiting… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Different types of gross chromosomal rearrangements (GCRs), including translocations, interstitial deletions, terminal deletions… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Halving of the chromosome number during meiosis I depends on the segregation of maternal and paternal centromeres. This process… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
A genomewide screen of a collection of 4,847 yeast gene deletion mutants was carried out to identify the genes required for… (More)
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2003
2003
Caspase cleavage of key cytoskeletal proteins, including several intermediate filament proteins, triggers the dramatic… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
alphaB-crystallin, a member of the small heat shock protein family, possesses chaperone-like function. Recently, it has been… (More)
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Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
Desmin is a smooth muscle protein consisting of intermediate filaments. It is also present in other cell types. We obtained… (More)
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Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
We studied the localization of desmin (skeletin), the major protein subunit of muscle-type intermediate filaments, in adult… (More)
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