ZYX protein, human

Known as: Zyxin-2, HED-2 protein, human, ESP BE-20 protein, human 
Zyxin (572 aa, ~61 kDa) is encoded by the human ZYX gene. This protein is involved in focal adhesion assembly and function.
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Cell adhesions to the extracellular matrix (ECM) are necessary for morphogenesis, immunity and wound healing. Focal adhesions are… (More)
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
Focal adhesions are large multi-protein assemblies that form at the basal surface of cells on planar dishes, and that mediate… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
We examined the effects of mechanical forces on actin polymerization at focal adhesions (FAs). Actin polymerization at FAs was… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Integrin-mediated adhesion is regulated by multiple features of the adhesive surface, including its chemical composition… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
The formation of focal adhesions that mediate alterations of cell shape and movement is controlled by a mechanochemical mechanism… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Focal adhesions are specialized regions of the cell surface where integrin receptors and associated proteins link the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Dynamic regulation of adhesion complexes is required for cell migration and has therefore emerged as a key issue in the study of… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
We examined the role of regulatory myosin light chain (MLC) phosphorylation of myosin II in cell migration of fibroblasts. Myosin… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
We have found that epithelial cells engage in a process of cadherin-mediated intercellular adhesion that utilizes calcium and… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
The ActA protein of the intracellular pathogen Listeria monocytogenes induces a dramatic reorganization of the actin-based… (More)
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