alpha-Crystallin A Chain

Known as: Crystallins, alpha A Chain, alpha Crystallin A Chain, alpha A-Crystallin 
One of the subunits of alpha-crystallins. Unlike ALPHA-CRYSTALLIN B CHAIN the expression of ALPHA-CRYSTALLIN A CHAIN is limited primarily to the lens… (More)
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1987-2016
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2016
2016
Crystallins are found widely in animal lenses and have important functions due to their refractive properties. In the coleoid… (More)
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2009
2009
PURPOSE Congenital cataracts are one of the most treatable causes of visual impairment and blindness during infancy… (More)
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2008
2008
alphaA-crystallin (Cryaa/HSPB4) is a small heat shock protein and molecular chaperone that prevents nonspecific aggregation of… (More)
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2007
2007
PURPOSE Calpain-mediated C-terminal cleavage of alpha A-crystallins occurs during aging and cataractogenesis. The objective of… (More)
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2002
2002
alphaA-crystallin is a small heat-shock protein expressed preferentially in the lens and is detected during the early stages of… (More)
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2001
2001
Experiments with mini-alphaA-crystallin (KFVIFLDVKHFSPEDLTVK) showed that Phe(71) in alphaA-crystallin could be essential for the… (More)
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2000
2000
An autosomal dominant congenital cataract in human is associated with mutation of Arg-116 to Cys (R116C) in alpha A-crystallin… (More)
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1997
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1997
alpha A-crystallin (alpha A) and alpha B-crystallin (alpha B) are among the predominant proteins of the vertebrate eye lens. In… (More)
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1994
1994
Two-dimensional 1H NMR spectroscopic studies are presented on bovine gamma S- and gamma B-crystallin. In gamma S-crystallin, the… (More)
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1987
1987
The major posttranslational modification product of alpha A-crystallin from chicken eye lenses has one more negative charge than… (More)
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