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Intermediate Filaments

Known as: Filament, Intermediate, Filaments, Intermediate, Intermediate filament 
A cytoskeletal structure that forms a distinct elongated structure, characteristically 10 nm in diameter, that occurs in the cytoplasm of eukaryotic… Expand
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Review
2007
Review
2007
Intermediate filaments (IFs) constitute a major structural element of animal cells. They build two distinct systems, one in the… Expand
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Review
2004
Review
2004
The superfamily of intermediate filament (IF) proteins contains at least 65 distinct proteins in man, which all assemble into… Expand
Review
1998
Review
1998
The cytoplasm of animal cells is structured by a scaffolding composed of actin microfilaments, microtubules, and intermediate… Expand
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
We report here that living cells and nuclei are hard-wired such that a mechanical tug on cell surface receptors can immediately… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Keratins 8 (K8) and 18 (K18) are major components of intermediate filaments (IFs) of simple epithelial cells and tumors derived… Expand
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Multipotential CNS stem cells receive and implement instructions governing differentiation to diverse neuronal and glial fates… Expand
Review
1988
Review
1988
Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
The A, B and C lamins are the major proteins of the nuclear envelope. The complete nucleotide sequence of the coding region of… Expand
Review
1985
Review
1985
  • L. Eng
  • Journal of Neuroimmunology
  • 1985
  • Corpus ID: 3804138
The glial fibrillary acidic protein (GFA protein or GFAP) is the major protein constituent of glial intermediate filaments in… Expand
Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
Five chemically distinct classes of intermediate filaments can be identified within higher eukaryotic cells. Each class is… Expand