Both Z-lines and rods contain alpha-actinin
. Rods also contain thin filament proteins, such as actin, myotilin, and NEB.
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De Filippi et al . reported that polymorphisms of the angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) and alpha-actinin
3 (ACTN3) could modulate the clinical symptoms of Pompe patients.
Nemaline bodies, or rods, contain Z-line material and thin filament material (alpha-actinin
, actin and tropomyosin with or without desmin at the periphery).
HESC-cardiomyocytes in every group show distinct striations with alpha-actinin
labeling (Figure 7).
These genes include angiotensin 1 converting enzyme 1, alpha-actinin
3 (ACTN3), myostatin, ciliary neurotrophic factor, and vitamin D receptor.
The effect of alpha-actinin
3 (ACTN3) and angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) on endurance or sprint athletic performance have been documented.
Actin-binding protein alpha-actinin
4 (ACTN4) is a transcriptional co-activator of RelA/p65 sub-unit of NF-kB.
In this regard, one of the genes that may influence these phenotypes is the alpha-actinin 3 (ACTN3) gene (Clarkson et al., 2005; Niemi and Majamaa, 2005; Yang et al., 2003).
(1992) Cloning and characterization of two human skeletal muscle alpha-actinin genes located on chromosomes 1 and 11.
(2009) Human angiotensin-converting enzyme I/D and alpha-actinin 3 R577X genotypes and muscle functional and contractile properties.