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Tropomyosin

Known as: Tropomyosin [Chemical/Ingredient], Tropomyosins 
A protein found in the thin filaments of muscle fibers. It inhibits contraction of the muscle unless its position is modified by TROPONIN.
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
Microglia are the resident macrophages of the CNS, and their functions have been extensively studied in various brain pathologies… Expand
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2008
Review
2008
Tropomyosins are rodlike coiled coil dimers that form continuous polymers along the major groove of most actin filaments. In… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
MicroRNAs are small noncoding RNA molecules that control expression of target genes. Our previous studies show that mir-21 is… Expand
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2005
Review
2005
Actin filament functional diversity is paralleled by variation in the composition of isoforms of tropomyosin in these filaments… Expand
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2004
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2004
  • S. Victor Perry
  • Journal of Muscle Research & Cell Motility
  • 2004
  • Corpus ID: 12346005
Tropomyosin (TM) is widely distributed in all cell types associated with actin as a fibrous molecule composed of two α-helical… Expand
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Review
2000
Review
2000
Ca(2+) regulation of contraction in vertebrate striated muscle is exerted primarily through effects on the thin filament, which… Expand
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Review
1999
Review
1999
Among food allergens, crustaceans, such as shrimp, crab, crawfish and lobster, are a frequent cause of adverse food reactions in… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
In order to explain the molecular mechanism of muscle contraction, it is crucial to know the distribution of the sarcomere… Expand
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
A biologically active complementary DNA clone of a transforming gene present in a human colon carcinoma contains gene sequences… Expand
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Highly Cited
1971
Highly Cited
1971
Abstract Actin purified by a new, simple, and rapid purification procedure activated the ATPase activity of both heavy meromyosin… Expand
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