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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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.
Researchers at Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute (Sanford-Burnham) have new evidence that points to a protein called sorting nexin 27, or SNX27.
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.
Thrombin, its receptor and protease nexin I, its potent serpin, in the nervous system.
The spider-silk research section of the SBCCOM laboratory will assist Nexin refining methods for extracting the filament from the milk, spinning it into fiber and testing it for tensile strength.
The Guava Technologies products now available from Amersham Biosciences include: The Guava PCA, PCA-96 and PCA-96 AFP (Auto Fluorescent Protein) Platforms with Software modules and reagent kits including Guava ViaCount(R), Nexin, Express, MultiCaspase, TUNEL, Cell Cycle Software Modules and the Express AFP Software Module for the PCA-96 AFP.
We recently showed that trypsin 3 is inhibited by the protease inhibitor nexin 1 (12), which is expressed in the brain.
Moreover, the return on investment (ROI) for these laboratories is further increased if they also use other Guava applications, such as Guava's MultiCaspase, Nexin, Cell Cycle, TUNEL and Express assays.
He will be instrumental in characterizing and evaluating the promising compounds that result from our Advanced Receptor and Protease Nexin technologies and directing them into clinical trials.
Wagner, director of SIBIA's protease nexin research, analyzed CSF samples from these family members, from three healthy controls and from three individuals clinically diagnosed as having probable Alzheimer's disease.