gamma-Crystallins

Known as: Crystallins, gamma, gamma-Crystallin, gamma Crystallin 
A subclass of crystallins that found in the lens (LENS, CRYSTALLINE) of VERTEBRATES. Gamma-crystallins are similar in structure to BETA-CRYSTALLINS… (More)
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Review
2009
Review
2009
The crystallins were discovered more than 100 years ago by Mörner (1893. Untersuchungen der Proteinsubstanzen in den… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
PURPOSE Crystallins are expressed at high levels in lens fiber cells. Recent studies have revealed that several members of the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
PURPOSE To identify modified crystallins associated with aging of lens and produce two-dimensional electrophoresis (2-DE… (More)
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2002
2002
Protein inclusions are associated with a diverse group of human diseases ranging from localized neurological disorders through to… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Despite the fact that cataracts constitute the leading cause of blindness worldwide, the mechanisms of lens opacification remain… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
gamma-Crystallins are major structural components of the lens fiber cells in amphibians and mammals. Many dominant inherited… (More)
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Review
1997
Review
1997
The crystallins were discovered as the structural proteins of the vertebrate eye lens in the last century by C.T. Mörner (Z… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
alpha-Crystallin has been shown to function as a molecular chaperone in preventing thermal aggregation of crystallins and other… (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
1985
Highly Cited
1985
The methylation state of DNA from human colon tissue displaying neoplastic growth was determined by means of restriction… (More)
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