nexin

SERPINE2

A gene on chromosome 2q33-q35 that encodes a serine protease inhibitor that acts on thrombin, trypsin and urokinase; it promotes neurite extension by inhibiting thrombin.

nexin

the connecting link between microtubules in cilia and flagella.
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Translated protein from SNX10 gene has 201 amino acids and belongs to Sorting Nexin (SNX) family that are cytoplasmic and membrane-associated proteins playing various roles in endocytosis and protein trafficking (4).
Adaptor protein sorting nexin 17 regulates amyloid precursor protein trafficking and processing in the early endosomes.
Cells were resuspended in PBS and then treated with Guava Nexin Reagent to measure apoptosis at room temperature for 20 minutes in the dark.
Other ultrastructural defects those lead to ineffective ciliary motility include isolated absence of inner dynein arms or radial spokes, transposition of microtubules to the center of axoneme, missing nexin links etc.
The NECT project is anticipated to significantly impact the nexin and pannexin research area, as it foresees the development and optimisation of new tools and technology to study nexin hemichannels and pannexin channels.
30) Further to this, splice variants containing the insert sequences corresponding to the Kunitz-type protease inhibitor (KPI) domain have been identified as protease Nexin II, an endogenous inhibitor against a group of serine proteases including thrombin.
Researchers at Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute (Sanford-Burnham) have new evidence that points to a protein called sorting nexin 27, or SNX27.
The nexin links and spokes seem to provide structural rigidity to the axoneme.
2, CK7, CK19, MUC1, MUC6, CA19-9, MOC31, PSCA, mesothelin, an nexin A8, claudin 4, and claudin 18; (4) normal pancreatic ducts were usually negative for IMP-3, maspin, S100P, CK17, MUC2, MUC4, and MUC5AC; (5) 60% of adenocar cinoma cases showed loss of expression of DPC4/SMAD4; and (6) strong background staining was frequently seen with fascin (including staining for endothelial cells and stromal cells), PSCA, and annexin A8.
Gating con nexin 43 channels reconstituted in lipid vesicles by mitogen-activated protein kinase phosphorylation.
K-ATPase-suppressive activity of translationally controlled tumor protein by sorting nexin 6.
Thrombin, its receptor and protease nexin I, its potent serpin, in the nervous system.