Definition of Plastin. Meaning of Plastin. Synonyms of Plastin

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Definition of Plastin

Plastin
Plastin Plas"tin, n. [Gr. ? to form, mold.] (Biol.) A substance associated with nuclein in cell nuclei, and by some considered as the fundamental substance of the nucleus.

Meaning of Plastin from wikipedia

- Plastin is a family of actin-bundling proteins, which are found in many lifeforms, from humans and other animals to plants and yeasts. Members include:...
- Actin-Related Proteins Actobindin Actolinkin Actopaxin Actophorin A****entin (= L-plastin) Adducin ADF/Cofilin Adseverin (scinderin) Afadin AFAP-110 Affixin Aginactin...
- Plastination is a technique or process used in anatomy to preserve bodies or body parts, first developed by Gunther von Hagens in 1977. The water and fat...
- Fimbrin also known as is plastin 1 is a protein that in humans is encoded by the PLS1 gene. Fimbrin is an actin cross-linking protein important in the...
- Plastin-2 is a protein that in humans is encoded by the LCP1 gene. Plastins are a family of actin-binding proteins that are conserved throughout eukaryote...
- Plastin-3 is a highly conserved protein that in humans is encoded by the PLS3 gene on the X chromosome. Plastins are a family of actin-binding proteins...
- bundled actin filaments are cross-linked by bundling proteins fimbrin (or plastin-1), villin and espin to form the core of the microvilli. In the enterocyte...
- demise of the donor twin allows necrotic tissue, presumably thrombosis-plastin like material, to p**** through the vasculature of the surviving twin via...
- "Ataxin-2 and huntingtin interact with endophilin-A complexes to function in plastin-****ociated pathways". Hum. Mol. Genet. 14 (19): 2893–909. doi:10.1093/hmg/ddi321...
- characterization of the penta-EF-hand protein grancalcin and identification of L-plastin as a binding partner". J. Biol. Chem. 276 (21): 17762–9. doi:10.1074/jbc...