Overview

spectraplakins


Related Overviews

 

'spectraplakins' can also refer to...

 

More Like This

Show all results sharing this subject:

  • Medicine and Health

GO

Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

A superfamily of giant cytoskeletal linker proteins that bind actin, tubulin, and intermediate filaments. The common features are two calponin homology domains, a plakin domain, a series of plectin repeats, numerous spectrin repeats, and finally a GAS2 domain. The human spectraplakin (macrophin 1, trabeculin-α, actin crosslinking factor 7, 5373 aa) is found in all tissues.

Subjects: Medicine and Health.


Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.