profilaggrin

profilaggrin

a structural protein synthesized by cells of the stratum granulosum and a precursor of filaggrin.
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Researchers found that VB6 provides a specific up-regulation of profilaggrin mRNA/protein in keratinocytes.
Bu hucrelerdeki involucrin, profilaggrin ve loricrin ekspresyonunda azalma ve keratohiyalin granullerinde kayip gozlenmistir.
4) Research has demonstrated that AFA do not target filaggrin or profilaggrin in patients with RA, but instead are directed towards other citrullinated proteins.
Profilaggrin, which is present in the keratohyalin granules of human buccal mucosa cells, is proteolytically cleaved into several filaggrin subunits during cell differentiation.