desmoplakin

Known as: Desmoplakins, Desmoplakins [Chemical/Ingredient] 
Desmoplakins are cytoskeletal linker proteins that anchor INTERMEDIATE FILAMENTS to the PLASMA MEMBRANE at DESMOSOMES.
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2012
2012
The skin is subjected to continuous physical stress. Keratinocytes resist mechanical stress by tethering the tension-bearing… (More)
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2007
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2007
Despite their importance in cell shape and polarity generation, the organization of microtubules in differentiated cells and… (More)
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2005
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2005
BACKGROUND Arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy (ARVC) is a familial heart muscle disease characterized by structural… (More)
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2002
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2002
Arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy (ARVD/C) is a genetically heterogeneous disease characterized by progressive… (More)
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2001
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2001
We have generated an epidermis-specific desmoplakin (DP) mouse knockout, and show that epidermal integrity requires DP… (More)
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2000
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2000
Desmosomes are major cell adhesion junctions, particularly prominent in the epidermis and cardiac tissue and are important for… (More)
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1999
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1999
Desmosomes are highly organized intercellular adhesive junctions that are particularly prominent in epidermis and other tissues… (More)
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1998
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1998
Desmosomes first assemble in the E3.5 mouse trophectoderm, concomitant with establishment of epithelial polarity and appearance… (More)
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1997
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1997
The desmosome is a highly organized plasma membrane domain that couples intermediate filaments to the plasma membrane at regions… (More)
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1990
1990
The differentiation of isolated human cytotrophoblast cells has been studied by staining cells with anti-desmoplakin antibodies… (More)
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