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A novel mutation of gap junction protein [sz] 1 gene in X-linked Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease.
2009) The diverse functional roles and regulation of neuronal gap junctions in the retina.
Tumor necrosis factor-a and matrix metalloproteinase-3 production in rheumatoid arthritis synovial tissue is inhibited by blocking gap junction communication.
Synergistic effect of human chorionic gonadotropin and extracellular matrix on in vitro differentiation of human granulosa cells: progesterone production and gap junction formation.
Disorganization of gap junction distribution in dilated atria of patients with chronic atrial fibrillation.
Cx43 is believed mainly to be a granulose cell gap junction protein within the ovarian follicles (Risek et al.
But Professor Peter Goadsby, who divides his time between the Institute of Neurology in London and the University of California in San Francisco, says hope is on the way in the shape of a novel class of drugs called neuronal gap junction blockers.
In advanced stages of cardiac pathology, connexin expression and intracellular coupling are diminished and gap junction channels become redistributed.
Kit-ir ICC present a variable number of gap junction, identified by Connexin 43-ir, either between adjacent ICC or between ICC and myocytes.
After differentiation: receptor guanylate cyclase, nitric oxide receptor, G-protein-coupled receptor, integrin, cadherin, gap junction, ligand-gated cation channel.