involucrin

Known as: Benzoic acid, 3,4,5-trimethoxy-, 4-(acetyloxy)-6,10-dimethyl-3-(1-methylethyl)-11-oxabicyclo(8.1.0)undec-6-en-2-yl ester 
Involucrin (585 aa, ~68 kDa) is encoded by the human IVL gene. This protein plays a role in the keratinization of stratified squamous epithelia.
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1981-2017
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2007
2007
The cornified envelope is assembled from transglutaminase cross-linked proteins and lipids in the outermost epidermal layers and… (More)
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2006
2006
Involucrin is a marker of human keratinocyte differentiation. Previous studies show that the human involucrin gene promoter has… (More)
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2004
2004
The majority of hypoxic cells in squamous cell carcinomas of the head and neck and cervix express involucrin, a molecular marker… (More)
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2000
2000
Involucrin is synthesized in abundance during terminal differentiation of keratinocytes. Involucrin is a substrate for… (More)
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2000
2000
Involucrin is a protein precursor of the epidermal cornified envelope. Although expression of the human protein has been… (More)
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1995
1995
Human involucrin (hINV) is a cornified envelope precursor that is specifically expressed in the suprabasal epidermal layers. We… (More)
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1993
1993
Involucrin is a marker of keratinocyte terminal differentiation and is expressed only in the suprabasal layers of stratified… (More)
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1993
1993
The cornified envelop, the terminal product of keratinocyte differentiation, is composed of a variety of covalently cross-linked… (More)
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1984
1984
Involucrin is a precursor of cross-linked protein of human stratum corneum, and its appearance in the upper layers of the… (More)
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1981
Highly Cited
1981
Different stratified squamous epithelia, whether they bear a stratum corneum or not, are shown by immunofluorescence to possess… (More)
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