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valyl-prolyl-glycyl-valyl-glycine

Known as: VPGVG, Val-Pro-Gly-Val-Gly 
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2014
Highly Cited
2014
Elastin-like polypeptides (ELPs) with the repeat sequence of VPGVG are widely used as a model system for investigation of lower… 
2012
2012
Silk-elastin-like polymers (SELPs) are protein-based polymers composed of repetitive amino acid sequence motifs found in silk… 
Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
In this paper we report the conjugation of an aromatic moiety (pyrene (P), fluorene (F), or naphthalene (N)) to pentapeptides… 
Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Linear poly(VPGVG) has been extensively studied over the years as a model for the structural protein elastin. Elastin is… 
Review
2004
Review
2004
  • B. Li, V. Daggett
  • Journal of Muscle Research & Cell Motility
  • 2004
  • Corpus ID: 23663170
Elastin is a cross-linked protein in the extracellular matrix that provides elasticity for many tissues. Its soluble precursor… 
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
  • X. Yao, M. Hong
  • Journal of the American Chemical Society
  • 2004
  • Corpus ID: 38079764
Elastin is an extracellular-matrix protein that imparts elasticity to tissues. We have used solid-state NMR to determine a number… 
Review
2004
Review
2004
Atherosclerosis is characterized by inflammatory metabolic change with lipid accumulation in the artery. Atherosclerotic plaque… 
Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Elastin is a major protein component of the vascular wall and is responsible for its unusual elastic properties. Polymers of its… 
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Elastin is a major component of dermal connective tissue and confers elasticity to the tissues [1]. Elastin has unique repeating… 
Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
A lambda gt11 library constructed from poly(A+) RNA isolated from aortic tissue of neonatal rats was screened for rat…