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Neuroprotective strategies against calpain-mediated neurodegeneration
(DOVE MEDICAL PRESS LTD, 2015)
Calpains are calcium-dependent proteolytic enzymes that have deleterious effects on neurons upon their pathological over-activation. According to the results of numerous studies to date, there is no doubt that abnormal ...
HNF1A-MODY Mutations in Nuclear Localization Signal Impair HNF1A-Import Receptor KPNA6 Interactions
Mutations in hepatocyte nuclear factor (HNF)1A gene cause the most common form of Maturity-onset diabetes of the young (MODY), a monogenic subtype of diabetes mellitus. Functional characterization of mutant proteins reveals ...
p60-katanin: a novel interacting partner for p53
Katanin, one of the best-characterized microtubule (MT) severing proteins, is composed of two subunits: catalytic p60-katanin, and regulatory p80-katanin. p60-katanin triggers MT reorganization by severing them. MT ...