GJA1 protein, human

Known as: Connexin 43, gap junction protein, alpha 1, 43kDa (connexin 43) protein, human, connexin 43 protein, human 
Gap junction alpha-1 protein (382 aa, ~43 kDa) is encoded by the human GJA1 gene. This protein is involved in the regulation of the assembly of gap… (More)
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Connexin 43 (Cx43) is a gap junction (GJ) protein widely expressed in mammalian tissues that mediates cell-to-cell coupling… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Changes in oxygen concentrations affect many of the innate characteristics of stem and progenitor cells. Human mesenchymal stem… (More)
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Review
2007
Review
2007
Connexin 43 (Cx43) is the predominant protein forming gap junctions and non-junctional hemichannels in ventricular myocardium… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
The remodeling of ventricular gap junctions, as defined by changes in size, distribution, or function, is a prominent feature of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND Connexins form gap junctions that mediate the transfer of ions, metabolites, and second messengers between contacting… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Connexin-43 is known to interact directly with ZO-1 in cardiac myocytes, but little is known about the role of ZO-1 in connexin… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Physiological and ultrastructural evidence indicates that gap junctions link many classes of neurons in mammalian central nervous… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
The cause of altered ionic homeostasis leading to cell death during ischemia and metabolic inhibition is unclear. Hemichannels… (More)
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Review
1998
Review
1998
Axon injury rapidly activates microglial and astroglial cells close to the axotomized neurons. Following motor axon injury… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
We have previously demonstrated that epidermal growth factor induced a rapid, transient decrease in gap junctional communication… (More)
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