Multigene Family

Known as: Families, Multigene, Family, Multigene, Multigene Families 
A set of genes descended by duplication and variation from some ancestral gene. Such genes may be clustered together on the same chromosome or… (More)
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Claudins (Cldn) are essential membrane proteins of tight junctions (TJs), which form the paracellular permselective barrier. They… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Current efforts to reconstruct the tree of life and histories of multigene families demand the inference of phylogenies… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Two related integral membrane proteins, claudin-1 and -2, recently were identified as novel components of tight junction (TJ… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Although insects have proven to be valuable models for exploring the function, organization, and development of the olfactory… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Concerted evolution is often invoked to explain the diversity and evolution of the multigene families of major histocompatibility… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
The vomeronasal organ (VNO) mediates detection of pheromones related to social and reproductive behavior in most terrestrial… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
The vomeronasal organ of mammals is an olfactory sensory structure that detects pheromones. It contains two subsets of sensory… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
A physiological role for paraoxonase (PON1) is still uncertain, but it catalyzes the hydrolysis of toxic organophosphates… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Eukaryotic genomes encode multiple 70-kDa heat-shock proteins (HSP70s). The Saccharomyces cerevisiae HSP70 family is comprised of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
A murine multigene family has been identified that shares a conserved sequence motif, the paired box, with developmental control… (More)
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