alpha-Crystallins

Known as: alpha Crystallin, alpha Crystallins, alpha-crystallin 
A subclass of crystallins that provides the majority of refractive power and translucency to the lens (LENS, CRYSTALLINE) in VERTEBRATES. Alpha… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
Small heat shock proteins (sHsps) are a family of large and dynamic oligomers highly expressed in long-lived cells of muscle… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
To obtain an inventory of all human genes that code for alpha-crystallin-related small heat shock proteins (sHsps), the databases… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
Unlike many pathogens that are overtly toxic to their hosts, the primary virulence determinant of Mycobacterium tuberculosis… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
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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1996
Highly Cited
1996
The majority of active tuberculosis cases arise as a result of reactivation of latent organisms which are quiescent within the… (More)
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1994
Highly Cited
1994
Intermediate filaments are generally regarded as one of the most insoluble and resilient cytoskeletal structures of eukaryotic… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
The alpha-crystallins (alpha A and alpha B) are major lens structural proteins of the vertebrate eye that are related to the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
alpha-Crystallin, the predominant structural protein of the ocular lens, has been considered to be composed of two subunits… (More)
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
alpha-Crystallin, a tissue specific structural protein of the ocular lens, is known to be composed of two subunits, alpha A and… (More)
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1982
Highly Cited
1982
The primary base sequence of the protein coding regions of the four small heat shock genes of Drosophila melanogaster present at… (More)
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