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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… 
National Institutes of Health

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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… 
Review
2003
Review
2003
The superfamily of intermediate filament (IF) proteins contains at least 65 distinct proteins in man, which all assemble into… 
Review
1998
Review
1998
The cytoplasm of animal cells is structured by a scaffolding composed of actin microfilaments, microtubules, and intermediate… 
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… 
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… 
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… 
Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
The amino acid sequences deduced from cDNA clones of human lamin A and lamin C show identity between these two lamins except for… 
Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
Five chemically distinct classes of intermediate filaments can be identified within higher eukaryotic cells. Each class is… 
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…