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MYLK gene

Known as: smMLCK, KINASE-RELATED PROTEIN, Myosin, Light Polypeptide Kinase Gene 
This gene plays a role in smooth muscle contraction.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND & AIMS Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) is a multifactorial disease thought to be caused by alterations in epithelial… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Epithelial tight junctions form a barrier against passive paracellular flux. This barrier is regulated by complex physiologic and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Disruption of the intestinal epithelial barrier occurs in many intestinal diseases, but neither the mechanisms nor the… Expand
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Review
2004
Review
2004
Recent studies have demonstrated that mitogen-activated protein kinases (MAPKs), including Jun N-terminus kinase (JNK), p38 and… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
p21-activated kinases (PAKs) are implicated in the cytoskeletal changes induced by the Rho family of guanosine triphosphatases… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
The evolutionarily conserved execution phase of apoptosis is defined by characteristic changes occurring during the final stages… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Small GTPase Rho plays pivotal roles in the Ca2+ sensitization of smooth muscle. However, the GTP-bound active form of Rho failed… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
It has long been recognized that presaturation of the water resonance is undesirable in many types of protein and nucleic acid… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
The crystal structure of calcium-bound calmodulin (Ca(2+)-CaM) bound to a peptide analog of the CaM-binding region of chicken… Expand
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
Systematically synthesized derivatives of ML-9, 1-(5-chloronaphthalenesulfonyl)-1H-hexahydro-1,4-diazepine, were found to inhibit… Expand
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