crystallin


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crystallin

 [kris´tah-lin]
a globulin in the crystalline lens of the eye.

crys·tal·lin

(kris'tă-lin),
One of several water-soluble proteins found in the lens of the eye; α (an embryonic single protein), β, and γ varieties (based on precipitibility) are known. Reptiles and birds have a δ-crystalline as well. ε-Crystallin is the same as lactate dehydrogenase.

crystallin

(krĭs′tə-lĭn)
n.
Any of several proteins found in the lens of the eye in vertebrates and certain invertebrates.

crys·tal·lin

(kris'tă-lin)
A type of protein found in the lens of the eye.

crystallin

a globulin in the crystalline lens of the eye.
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Ubiquitous crystallins comprise of a, b and Y crystallin which are most prevalent in vertebrates and invertebrates (Bloemendal, 1981).
In the case of cataracts, the affected proteins are known as crystallins.
The lens actually contains three crystallin proteins, two of which help form the structure of the lens, and one that helps prevent the other two from clumping together and forming cataracts.
At the beginning of the class, we receive purposes for the initial labs that include such statements as "to understand how to perform SDS-PAGE" which transition into "purifying and characterizing mutant crystallin protein.
Two extra proteins like PB1 crystallin and aldehyde dehydrogenase1A1 (ALDH1A1) were also identified by Western blotting using monoclonal antibodies.
Worcester, WA) has patented a method for expressing proteins as a fusion chimera with a domain of p26 or alpha crystallin type proteins to improve the protein stability and solubility when over expressed in bacteria such as E.
People with an inherited mutation of a gene called alpha-B crystallin can suffer progressive heart failure, but nobody has known why.
Another protein family associated with the eye is the crystallin family, especially found in the lens.
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In contrast, eye lenses are composed largely of water and structural protein, the latter of which may be soluble or insoluble crystallin (Nicol, 1989).
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