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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
2019
Review
2019
The cytoskeleton of animal cells is one of the most complicated and functionally versatile structures, involved in processes such… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
The vimentin gene ( VIM) encodes one of the 71 human intermediate filament (IF) proteins, which are the building blocks of highly… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
The neuroepithelial stem cell protein, or Nestin, is a cytoskeletal intermediate filament initially characterized in neural stem… 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
2002
Review
2002
Keratins make up the largest subgroup of intermediate filament proteins and represent the most abundant proteins in epithelial… Expand
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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
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Multipotential CNS stem cells receive and implement instructions governing differentiation to diverse neuronal and glial fates… Expand
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Review
1988
Review
1988
 
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Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
Five chemically distinct classes of intermediate filaments can be identified within higher eukaryotic cells. Each class is… Expand
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Highly Cited
1978
Highly Cited
1978
The major protein of intermediate-sized filaments in mouse 3T3 cells, for which the name vimentin is proposed, has a molecular… Expand
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