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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… 
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2014
2014
2013
2013
Age-onset cataracts are believed to be expedited by the accumulation of UV-damaged human γD-crystallins in the eye lens. Here we… 
Review
2006
Review
2006
alpha-Crystallin, a prominent member of small heat shock protein (sHsp) family and a major structural protein of the eye lens is… 
2005
2005
Alpha-crystallin, composed of two subunits, alphaA and alphaB, has been shown to function as a molecular chaperone that prevents… 
2002
2002
PURPOSE To investigate the influence of diabetes on the cleavage of C-terminal amino acid residues of alphaA- and alphaB… 
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The chaperone activity and biophysical properties of recombinant human αA- and αB-crystallins were studied by light scattering… 
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
PURPOSE With age, human lens crystallins become more pigmented, oxidized, modified by ascorbate oxidation and advanced glycation… 
Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
tau-Crystallin has been a major component of the cellular lenses of species throughout vertebrate evolution, from lamprey to… 
Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
Crystallins, the principal components of the lens, have been regarded simply as soluble, structural proteins. It now appears that…