lipid raft

Known as: lipid rafts, membrane raft 
Any of the small (10-200 nm), heterogeneous, highly dynamic, sterol- and sphingolipid-enriched membrane domains that compartmentalize cellular… (More)
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2017
Review
2017
Cancer cells frequently display fundamentally altered cellular metabolism, which provides the biochemical foundation and directly… (More)
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Cellular plasma membranes are laterally heterogeneous, featuring a variety of distinct subcompartments that differ in their… (More)
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Review
2015
Review
2015
The lipid bilayer of the plasma membrane is thought to be compartmentalized by the presence of lipid-protein microdomains. In… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
The recent Keystone Symposium on Lipid Rafts and Cell Function (March 23-28, 2006 in Steamboat Springs, CO) brought together… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Formation of senile plaques containing the beta-amyloid peptide (A beta) derived from the amyloid precursor protein (APP) is an… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Membrane lipids were once thought to be homogenously distributed in the 2D surface of a membrane, but the lipid raft theory… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Exosomes are small membrane vesicles secreted by cells upon fusion of multivesicular endosomes with the cell surface. The… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
Many proteins associated with the plasma membrane are known to partition into submicroscopic sphingolipid- and cholesterol-rich… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Biological membranes are supposed to contain functional domains (lipid rafts) made up in particular of sphingomyelin and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
One key tenet of the raft hypothesis is that the formation of glycosphingolipid- and cholesterol-rich lipid domains can be driven… (More)
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