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GJA8 gene

Known as: GAP JUNCTION PROTEIN, ALPHA-8, CX50, GJA8 
 
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Unapposed connexin hemichannels exhibit robust closure in response to membrane hyperpolarization and extracellular calcium. This… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Recently, great interest has been shown in understanding the functional roles of specific gap junction proteins (connexins) in… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Connexins form gap junction channels that provide a hydrophilic path between cell interiors. Some connexins, particularly the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Lipid rafts are cholesterol-sphingolipid-rich microdomains that function as platforms for membrane trafficking and signal… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Connexin genes encode intercellular channels that help to coordinate development. In mice, the targeted deletion of different… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
We demonstrate that the antimalarial drug quinine specifically reduces currents through gap junctions formed by some connexins… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Previous studies have shown that chemical regulation of connexin43 (Cx43) depends on the presence of the carboxyl terminal (CT… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Abstract Gap junction channels formed by α 3 (Cx46) and α 8 (Cx50) connexin provide pathways for communication between the fiber… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
One consequence of the diversity in gap junction structural proteins is that cells expressing different connexins may come into… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Gap junctions are collections of intercellular channels composed of structural proteins called connexins (Cx). We have examined… Expand
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