Microvilli

Known as: Microvillus 
A finger-like projection of the plasma membrane found in epithelial cells that increases the surface area of the apical domain of the epithelium. It… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Membrane cholesterol–sphingolipid ‘rafts’, which are characterized by their insolubility in the non-ionic detergent Triton X-100… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
In the proximal tubule of the kidney, Na(+) and HCO(3)(-) reabsorption vary proportionally with changes in axial flow rate. This… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Containing most of the L-selectin and P-selectin glycoprotein ligand-1 (PSGL-1) on their tips, microvilli are believed to promote… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Using a new mAb raised against the mouse neuroepithelium, we have identified and cDNA-cloned prominin, an 858-amino acid… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
To examine the functions of ERM family members (ezrin, radixin, and moesin), mouse epithelial cells (MTD-1A cells) and thymoma… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Ezrin and moesin are two cytoskeletal proteins originally purified from human placenta that are 74% identical in overall protein… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
The ability to attach to epithelial cells, efface the microvillus surface, and disrupt the underlying cytoskeleton is… (More)
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
The function of villin, an actin-binding protein, has been investigated by transfecting fibroblasts with cloned human cDNAs… (More)
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Highly Cited
1975
Highly Cited
1975
The association of actin filaments with membranes is now recognized as an important parameter in the motility of nonmuscle cells… (More)
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Highly Cited
1965
Highly Cited
1965
The enteric microvilli of the cat, bat, and man are coated with a conspicuous layer composed of fine filaments radiating from the… (More)
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