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Spectrin

Known as: Spectrin [Chemical/Ingredient], Spectrins 
A high molecular weight (220-250 kDa) water-soluble protein which can be extracted from erythrocyte ghosts in low ionic strength buffers. The protein… Expand
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Highly Cited
2015
Highly Cited
2015
The Spectrin cytoskeleton is known to be polarised in epithelial cells, yet its role remains poorly understood. Here, we show… Expand
Review
2011
Review
2011
In the cytosol, actin polymers, intermediate filaments and microtubules can anchor to cell surface adhesions and interlink to… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
  • Y. Park, C. Best, +5 authors M. Feld
  • Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences
  • 2010
  • Corpus ID: 1920158
The remarkable deformability of the human red blood cell (RBC) results from the coupled dynamic response of the phospholipid… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Paranodal junctions of myelinated nerve fibers are important for saltatory conduction and function as paracellular and membrane… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Nephrin is a cell surface receptor of the Ig superfamily that localizes to slit diaphragms, the specialized junctions between the… Expand
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
High densities of sodium channels at nodes of Ranvier permit action potential conduction and depend on βIV spectrins, a family of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Force-driven conformational changes provide a broad basis for protein extensibility, and multidomain proteins broaden the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
Spectrin from erythrocytes and two other tissues (brain and intestine) were isolated from two distant species, pig and chicken… Expand
Highly Cited
1981
Highly Cited
1981
Purified human erythrocyte spectrin is able to form large oligomeric species without the collaboration of any other proteins… Expand
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