alpha Catenin

Known as: CAP102 Protein, alpha-1 Catenin, Catenin, alpha 
A catenin that binds F-ACTIN and links the CYTOSKELETON with BETA CATENIN and GAMMA CATENIN.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Increased transcriptional activity of beta-catenin resulting from Wnt/Wingless-dependent or -independent signaling has been… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Epithelial cell-cell junctions, organized by adhesion proteins and the underlying actin cytoskeleton, are considered to be stable… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Spatial and functional organization of cells in tissues is determined by cell-cell adhesion, thought to be initiated through… (More)
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Review
2005
Review
2005
The formation of stable cell-cell adhesions by type I cadherins depends on the association of their cytoplasmic domain with beta… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
beta-catenin is a central component of the cadherin cell adhesion complex and plays an essential role in the Wingless/Wnt… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
In this paper we report that the assembly of interendothelial junctions containing the cell type-specific vascular endothelial… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Cadherins are Ca(2+)-dependent, cell surface glycoproteins involved in cell-cell adhesion. Extracellularly, transmembrane… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
The carboxyl terminus-truncated cadherin (nonfunctional cadherin) has no cell adhesion activity probably because of its failure… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Intercellular adhesion of the epithelial tissue is mainly regulated by the E-cadherin (E-cad) molecule. alpha-Catenin (alpha-cat… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
The cytoplasmic region of the Ca(2+)-dependent cell-adhesion molecule (CAM) uvomorulin associates with distinct cytoplasmic… (More)
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