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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… Expand
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2014
2014
Crystallins are the major structural proteins in the vertebrate eye lens that contribute to lens transparency. Although cataract… Expand
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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… Expand
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2009
2009
Proteins exposed to UV radiation are subject to irreversible photodamage through covalent modification of tryptophans (Trps) and… Expand
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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… Expand
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2003
2003
AIM1 (absent in melanoma), a candidate suppressor of malignancy in melanoma, is a nonlens member of the betagamma-crystallin… Expand
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2002
2002
PURPOSE To investigate the influence of diabetes on the cleavage of C-terminal amino acid residues of alphaA- and alphaB… Expand
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2000
2000
PURPOSE With age, human lens crystallins become more pigmented, oxidized, modified by ascorbate oxidation and advanced glycation… Expand
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2000
2000
The chaperone activity and biophysical properties of recombinant human αA- and αB-crystallins were studied by light scattering… Expand
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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… Expand
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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… Expand
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