Microfibrils

Known as: Microfibril, extended fibrils 
Extracellular matrix components occurring independently or along with elastin. Thought to have force-bearing functions in tendon. In addition to… (More)
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2011
Highly Cited
2011
The structure of cellulose microfibrils in wood is not known in detail, despite the abundance of cellulose in woody biomass and… (More)
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2011
Highly Cited
2011
Collagen constitutes one-third of the human proteome, providing mechanical stability, elasticity, and strength to organisms and… (More)
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2006
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2006
Never-dried native celluloses (bleached sulfite wood pulp, cotton, tunicin, and bacterial cellulose) were disintegrated into… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
The orientation of cell expansion is a process at the heart of plant morphogenesis. Cellulose microfibrils are the primary… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Latent transforming growth factor beta-binding protein 1 (LTBP-1) targets latent complexes of transforming growth factor beta to… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
It has long been hypothesized that cortical microtubules (MTs) control the orientation of cellulose microfibril deposition, but… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Cortical microtubules have long been hypothesized to regulate the oriented deposition of cellulose microfibrils. However, the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
To elucidate the contribution of the extracellular microfibril-elastic fiber network to vertebrate organogenesis, we generated… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Extracellular microfibrils, alone or in association with elastin, confer critical biomechanical properties on a variety of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
A new connective tissue protein, which we call fibrillin, has been isolated from the medium of human fibroblast cell cultures… (More)
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