SYNPO protein, human

Known as: Synaptopodin, synaptopodin protein, human 
Synaptopodin (929 aa, ~94 kDa) is encoded by the human SYNPO gene. This protein is involved in actin-mediated cell morphology and cell motility.
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1997-2017
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2013
2013
Synaptopodin (SP) is a marker and essential component of the spine apparatus (SA), an enigmatic cellular organelle composed of… (More)
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2009
2009
The spine apparatus is an essential component of dendritic spines of cortical and hippocampal neurons, yet its functions are… (More)
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2009
2009
The amygdala-kindled rat is a model for human temporal lobe epilepsy and activity-dependent synaptic plasticity. Hippocampal RNA… (More)
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2007
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2007
The actin-based foot processes of kidney podocytes and the interposed slit diaphragm form the final barrier to proteinuria… (More)
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2006
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2006
The Rho family of small GTPases (RhoA, Rac1 and Cdc42) controls signal-transduction pathways that influence many aspects of cell… (More)
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2006
2006
Collapsing focal segmental glomerulosclerosis (cFSGS) is characterized by hyperplasia of glomerular epithelial cells. In a mouse… (More)
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2005
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2005
Synaptopodin is the founding member of a novel class of proline-rich actin-associated proteins highly expressed in telencephalic… (More)
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2003
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2003
The spine apparatus is a cellular organelle that is present in many dendritic spines of excitatory neurons in the mammalian… (More)
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2000
2000
Dendritic spines are sites of synaptic plasticity in the brain and are capable of remodeling their shape and size. However… (More)
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1997
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1997
Synaptopodin is an actin-associated protein of differentiated podocytes that also occurs as part of the actin cytoskeleton of… (More)
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