Neurofilament Proteins

Known as: Proteins, Neurofilament, Neurofilament protein, NFP 
Type III intermediate filament proteins that assemble into neurofilaments, the major cytoskeletal element in nerve axons and dendrites. They consist… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Alpha-internexin, a neuronal intermediate filament protein implicated in neurodegenerative disease, coexists with the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Axonal cytoskeletal and cytosolic proteins are synthesized in the neuronal cell body and transported along axons by slow axonal… (More)
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Review
1999
Review
1999
Transgenic approaches have recently been used to investigate the functions of neuronal intermediate filaments. Gene knockout… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Interactions between neurofilament side arms may modulate axon caliber. To investigate this hypothesis, we derived transgenic… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
The high molecular weight subunits of neurofilaments, NF-H and NF-M, have distinctively long carboxyl-terminal domains that… (More)
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
The degradation of phosphorylated and dephosphorylated neurofilament proteins by the Ca2+-activated neutral proteinase calpain… (More)
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
Within the wide spectrum of axonal diameters occurring in mammalian nerve fibers, each class of neurons has a relatively… (More)
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
We have studied the fate of neurofilament proteins (NFPs) in mouse retinal ganglion cell (RGC) neurons from 1 to 180 d after… (More)
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Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
The role of neurofilaments, the intermediate filaments of nerve cells, has been conjectural. Previous morphological studies have… (More)
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Highly Cited
1978
Highly Cited
1978
beta,beta'-Iminodipropionitrile (IDPN) administration prevented normal slow axonal transport of [35S]methionine- or [3H]leucine… (More)
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