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cadherin

[kad′hir·en]
(cell and molecular biology)
Any of a family of calcium-dependent cell adhesion glycoproteins that play a fundamental role in tissue differentiation and structure.
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4] Genes: E6, E6 transforming protein [human papillomavirus 18]; E2, E2 regulatory protein [human papillomavirus]; E7, E7 transforming protein [human papillomavirus]; TP53, tumor protein p53; IFNG, interferon, gamma; TMC6 (previously known as EVER1), transmembrane channel-like 6; TMC8 (previously known as EVER2), transmembrane channel-like 8; DAPK, death-associated protein kinase 1; CDH1, cadherin 1, type 1, E-cadherin (epithelial); RASSF1, Ras association (RalGDS/AF-6) domain family member 1; CDKN2A, cyclin-dependent kinase inhibitor 2A; FHIT, fragile histidine triad; MGMT, O-6-methylguanine-DNA methyltransferase; RARB, retinoic acid receptor, beta.
Kidney-specific cadherin, a specific marker for the distal portion of the nephron and related renal neoplasms.
Compare to the uninjected control group, the results showed that the expression of Cx 45, [beta]-catenin and E- Cadherin transcripts were 1.
Topics include cell adhesion molecules at the Drosophilia neuromuscular junction, synapse formation in the mammalian central nervous system, developmental axonal pruning and synaptic plasticity, cell adhesion molecules in synatopathies, the cadherin superfamily in synapse formation and function, nectins and nectin-like molecules in the nervous system, the Down syndrome cell adhesion molecule, molecular basis of lamina-specific synaptic connections in the retina, cell adhesion molecules of the NCAM family and their roles at synapses, ephrins and eph receptor tyrosine kinases in synapse formation, the role of integrins at synapses, and extracellular matrix molecules in neuromuscular junctions and central nervous system synapses.
1) between cadherin 10 (CDH10) and cadherin 9 (CDH9), two genes that encode neuronal cell-adhesion molecules.
Preliminary studies suggest expression of the adhesion molecule cadherin 3 and matrix metallo-proteinase 10 may have considerable prognostic value in identifying these expresslane lesions.
Takeichi discovered that cadherin molecules are involved in the adhesion of cells and metastasis of cancers, organizers said.
Neural cadherin (N-cadherin), caudal type homeobox 2 (CDX2), and insulin-like growth factor II mRNA-binding protein 3 (IMP3) have not been used in larger studies comparing these 2 entities.
Cadmium, Vectorial Active Transport, and MT-3 Dependent Regulation of Cadherin Expression in Human Proximal Tubular Cells.
signaling), cell matrix adhesions in three dimensions, cell-cell junctions, signaling to and through the endothelial adherens junction, gap junctions (connexin functions), tight junctions in simple and stratified epithelium, desmosomes in development and disease, cadherin trafficking and junction dynamics, and cross-talk in cell-cell and cell-matrix adhesions.
The researchers now conclude that when these snippets bind to a protein called cadherin, they lose a molecular fragment.
Moreover, exposure to the matrix caused all of the cancer cells to increase their expression of the protein epithelial cadherin (i.