synemin


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syn·e·min

(sin'ĕ-min),
A 230-kD intermediate filament-associated protein that binds desmin into a three-dimensional intracellular lattice of cytoskeletal elements.
[G. synēmōn, joined together, fr. syniēmi, to join, + -in]
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the membrane protein [beta]-dystroglycan [38, 39] and to several other proteins such as plectin [40], ankyrin [41] and the intermediate filament protein synemin [25].
Interactions of intermediate filament protein synemin with dystrophin and utrophin.