tau-Crystallins

Known as: Crystallins, tau, tau-Crystallins [Chemical/Ingredient], tau Crystallins 
A type of crystallin that has been found in the lens (LENS, CRYSTALLINE) of certain species of VERTEBRATES. They are inactivated form of… (More)
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2014
2014
Senegalese sole (Solea senegalensis) and common sole (S. solea) are two economically and evolutionary important flatfish species… (More)
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2010
2010
PURPOSE The accumulation, aggregation, and precipitation of proteins is etiologic for age-related diseases, particularly cataract… (More)
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2007
2007
Corneal epithelium is known to have high levels of some metabolic enzymes such as aldehyde dehydrogenase in mammals, gelsolin in… (More)
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2005
2005
Alpha-crystallin, composed of two subunits, alphaA and alphaB, has been shown to function as a molecular chaperone that prevents… (More)
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1997
1997
Human and other mammalian lens proteins are composed of three major crystallins: alpha-, beta-, and gamma-crystallin. alpha… (More)
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1994
1994
The three crystallins, alpha B-crystallin, tau-crystallin/alpha-enolase and epsilon-crystallin/lactate dehydrogenase B are all… (More)
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1991
1991
In the duck, the glycolytic enzyme, alpha-enolase (alpha ENO) and the lens structural protein, tau-crystallin (tau CRY), are… (More)
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1988
1988
tau-Crystallin has been a major component of the cellular lenses of species throughout vertebrate evolution, from lamprey to… (More)
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1987
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1987
Crystallins, the principal components of the lens, have been regarded simply as soluble, structural proteins. It now appears that… (More)
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1985
1985
A lens protein with a molecular mass near 46 000 daltons has been purified from the turtle lens. It is a monomeric protein which… (More)
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