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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… 
National Institutes of Health

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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… 
Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Paranodal junctions of myelinated nerve fibers are important for saltatory conduction and function as paracellular and membrane… 
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Objective: The deformation of erythrocytes in microvessels less than 15 μm in inner diameter was analyzed using a microvascular… 
Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
We have determined the nucleotide sequence coding for the chicken brain alpha-spectrin. It is derived both from the cDNA and… 
Review
1989
Review
1989
The purpose of this review on spectrin is to examine the functional properties of this ubiquitous family of membrane skeletal… 
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… 
Highly Cited
1981
Highly Cited
1981
Purified human erythrocyte spectrin is able to form large oligomeric species without the collaboration of any other proteins…