aquaporin 4

Known as: AQP4 Protein, Aquaporin 4 Protein, Aquaporin 4 [Chemical/Ingredient] 
Aquaporin 4 is the major water-selective channel in the CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM of mammals.
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1996-2018
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Neuromyelitis optica (NMO) is an inflammatory disease affecting the optic nerve and spinal cord, in which autoantibodies against… (More)
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2009
2009
The potential of antiepileptic drugs (AEDs) to inhibit the water transport properties of aquaporin 4 (AQP4) was investigated… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Aquaporin-4 (AQP4) is a water transport protein expressed in glial cell plasma membranes, including glial cell foot processes… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
NMO-IgG is a disease-specific autoantibody for neuromyelitis optica (NMO) and its target antigen is aquaporin-4 (AQP4) water… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Neuromyelitis optica (NMO) is an inflammatory and necrotizing disease clinically characterized by selective involvement of the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND Neuromyelitis optica (NMO) is a demyelinating disease of the central nervous system (CNS) of putative autoimmune… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND Neuromyelitis optica (NMO)-IgG is a specific autoantibody marker for NMO. It binds selectively to aquaporin 4 (AQP4… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
The effect of spinal cord injury (SCI) on the expression levels and distribution of water channel aquaporin 4 (AQP4) has not been… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
An abnormal accumulation of extracellular K+ in the brain has been implicated in the generation of seizures in patients with… (More)
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2003
2003
A series of human brains with cerebral infarction obtained at autopsy were investigated to clarify the possible contribution of… (More)
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