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Descriptor English: Catenins
Descriptor Spanish: Cateninas
Descriptor Portuguese: Cateninas
Descriptor French: Caténines
Entry term(s): Catenin
Catenin Protein
Catenin Proteins
Protein, Catenin
Tree number(s): D12.776.220.145
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D051177
Scope note: A family of cytoskeletal proteins that play essential roles in CELL ADHESION at ADHERENS JUNCTIONS by linking CADHERINS to the ACTIN FILAMENTS of the CYTOSKELETON.
Allowable Qualifiers: AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
AG agonists
AI antagonists & inhibitors
AN analysis
BI biosynthesis
BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CH chemistry
CL classification
CS chemical synthesis
DE drug effects
DF deficiency
EC economics
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PD pharmacology
PH physiology
PK pharmacokinetics
PO poisoning
RE radiation effects
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
TU therapeutic use
UL ultrastructure
UR urine
Public MeSH Note: 2006
History Note: 2006
DeCS ID: 50936
Unique ID: D051177
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 2006/01/01
Date of Entry: 2005/06/30
Revision Date: 2020/05/27
Catenins - Preferred
Concept UI M0479529
Scope note A family of cytoskeletal proteins that play essential roles in CELL ADHESION at ADHERENS JUNCTIONS by linking CADHERINS to the ACTIN FILAMENTS of the CYTOSKELETON.
Preferred term Catenins
Entry term(s) Catenin
Catenin Protein
Catenin Proteins
Protein, Catenin



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