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*  cutis laxa - oi
An Elastin Gene Mutation Producing Abnormal Tropoelastin and Abnormal Elastic Fibres in a Patient with Autosomal Dominant Cutis ... Autosomal dominant cutis laxa can be caused by mutations in the elastin gene. Mutations in the gene encoding fibulin-5 can ...
http://oxfordindex.oup.com/view/10.1093/oi/authority.20110803095655239
*  Abstract 1604: Improved Cardiac Function after Expression of the Human Elastin Gene in the Infarcted Myocardium | Circulation
Seven days after coronary artery ligation, BMSCs transfected with genes for either adeno-elastin (BMSC+Elastin) or adeno-green ... Elastin group (p,0.05 compared to BMSC and media groups). Elastin over-expression by cell-based gene therapy restored the ... Abstract 1604: Improved Cardiac Function after Expression of the Human Elastin Gene in the Infarcted Myocardium. Shu-Hong Li, ... Methods: Full-length elastin cDNA was generated by PCR using the human lung cDNA library, and then transfected (in adenoviral ...
http://circ.ahajournals.org/content/118/Suppl_18/S_355.4
*  Supravalvular Aortic Stenosis | St. Louis Children's Hospital
Isolated SVAS is caused by genetic changes in the elastin gene (ELN) that can be passed from parent to child. Elastin defects ... The elastin gene provides instructions for making a protein called tropoelastin. Elastin is the major component of elastic ... In children with Williams syndrome, the elastin gene is deleted along with 25-27 other genes that cause developmental delays ...
http://www.stlouischildrens.org/diseases-conditions/supravalvular-aortic-stenosis
*  Williams syndrome - Wikipedia
The insufficient supply of elastin may also be the cause of full cheeks, harsh or hoarse voice, hernias and bladder diverticula ... The FISH test examines chromosome #7 and probes for the existence of two copies of the elastin gene. Since 98-99% of ... Researchers have found this hemizygosity for the ELN gene, which codes for the protein elastin, is associated with the ... "Strong correlation of elastin deletions, detected by FISH, with Williams syndrome: Evaluation of 235 patients". American ...
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Williams_syndrome
*  Patent US7208300 - Member of the lysyl oxidase gene family - Google Patents
Elastin and collagen (types I and III) are the principal structural proteins of the aorta. These fibrillar proteins impart both ... Increased elastin cross-linking in the inner elastic lamina prevents development of aneurysms. Increased EER-7 lysyl oxidase ... Lysyl oxidase (LO, E.C. 1.4.3.13) initiates covalent crosslinking between and within the molecular units of elastin and of ... The infrarenal aorta would therefore appear to be predisposed to aneurysms induced by any process causing accelerated elastin ...
http://www.google.com/patents/US7208300?dq=5787449
*  THE CHANGES IN CHEMICAL COMPOSITION DURING DEVELOPMENT OF THE BOVINE NUCHAL LIGAMENT | JCB
Insoluble elastin concentration was low until the end of the 7th fetal month, at which time it began to rise rapidly. The rate ... Insoluble elastin was quantitatively prepared from the fresh ligaments by extraction with hot alkali and by a combination of ... Collagen appeared in appreciable quantities before elastin, but its concentration was rapidly halved at about the time of birth ... Total collagen production and elastin deposition continue at a steady, maximal rate over the interval from 235 days of ...
http://jcb.rupress.org/content/33/3/469
*  Clare's Journey: Walk for Williams Syndrome
The heart and blood vessel abnormalities are caused by this lack of elastin. Most young children with Williams syndrome are ... including the gene that makes the protein elastin, which provides strength and elasticity to vessel walls. ...
http://claresjourney.blogspot.com/2012/03/walk-for-williams-syndrome.html
*  Fibulin-5
Up-regulation of elastin and fibulin-5 mRNA levels in ICA were strongly correlated with family history of cardiovascular ... Essential for elastic fiber formation, is involved in the assembly of continuous elastin (ELN) polymer and promotes the ... Gene expression levels of elastin and fibulin-5 according to differences between carotid plaque regions.. ...
https://pharos.nih.gov/idg/targets/Q9UBX5
*  Efficacy of Minoxidil in Children With Williams-Beuren Syndrome - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov
Other data demonstrate that minoxidil specifically stimulate elastin synthesis.. Working Hypothesis:If insufficient elastin ... Loss of elastin gene in WBS patients has been claimed to provide a biological basis for the abnormal elastic fibre properties ... Elastin, which is part of the extracellular matrix, controls proliferation of vascular smooth muscle cells (VSMCs) and ... Therefore, as a pharmacological agent capable to stimulate elastin expression, minoxidil might be a useful drug for the ...
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00876200?cond=%22Williams+syndrome%22&rank=4
*  Systemic elastin degradation in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease | Thorax
As elastin fibres degrade, they thicken and occupy a greater relative area,17 which can be quantified to assess elastin ... We speculate that the systemic elastin degradation demonstrated in the skin may also occur in other elastin-rich structures, ... Panel A shows a slide with mild elastin degradation and panel B with severe elastin degradation at 10× magnification. ... Non-sun-exposed skin elastin degradation (percentage of dermis occupied by elastin fibres) was associated with airflow ...
http://thorax.bmj.com/content/67/7/606
*  Elastin fragments are pro-inflammatory in the progression of emphysema | Thorax
Elastin fragment inhibition by elastin fragment antibody reduced lung macrophage accumulation and airspace disease in this ... Houghton AM, Quintero PA, Perkins DL, et al. Elastin fragments drive disease progression in a murine model of emphysema. J Clin ... Fractionation of BAL fluid from wild-type mice found that elastin fragments were the only matrix protein fragments present in ... The use of an elastin fragment antibody resulted in monocyte chemotaxis inhibition, even in the presence of cigarette smoke. ...
http://thorax.bmj.com/content/61/7/567
*  Serum Elastase Activity, Serum Elastase Inhibitors, and Occurrence of Carotid Atherosclerotic Plaques | Circulation
Since elastase has been shown to degrade elastin (elastin is the most resistant fibrous protein of the organisms),3 interest ... Increased elastin-degrading activity and neointimal formation in porcine aortic organ culture: reduction of both features with ... Bizbiz L, Robert L. Micro-methods for serial determinations of elastin metabolism parameters in blood plasma and serum. Pathol ... Robert L, Robert AM, Jacotot B, Elastin-elastase-atherosclerosis revisited. Atherosclerosis. 1998; 140: 281-295. ...
http://circ.ahajournals.org/content/105/22/2638
*  Pancreatic elastase - Wikipedia
The wide specificity of elastases for non-aromatic uncharged side chains can explain its ability to break down native elastin. ... beta barrel domains converging at the active site that hydrolyze amides and esters amongst many proteins in addition to elastin ...
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pancreatic_elastase
*  Elastin - Wikipedia
Elastin helps skin to return to its original position when it is poked or pinched. Elastin is also an important load-bearing ... "Elastin (ELN)". Retrieved 31 October 2011.. *^ Muiznieks LD, Weiss AS, Keeley FW (Apr 2010). "Structural disorder and dynamics ... Elastin is also very important in the lungs, elastic ligaments, elastic cartilage, the skin, and the bladder. It is present in ... Elastin is a highly elastic protein in connective tissue and allows many tissues in the body to resume their shape after ...
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Elastin
*  Elastin | Encyclopedia.com
elastin* A fibrous protein that is the major constituent of the yellow elastic fibres of connective tissue [1]. It is rich in ... elastin A fibrous protein that is the major constituent of the yellow elastic fibres of connective tissue. It is rich in ... elastin A Dictionary of Food and Nutrition © A Dictionary of Food and Nutrition 2005, originally published by Oxford University ... elastin Insoluble protein in connective tissue, which is not affected by cooking; the cause of tough meat.. ...
https://www.encyclopedia.com/sports-and-everyday-life/food-and-drink/food-and-cooking/elastin
*  COLLAGEN SOLUTIONS
Elastin Collagen Cream, Wrinkle Reducing Shea Butter , Body Butter, Hand Lotion and DermaSoft® Gloves, Microdermabrasion Kit, ...
http://www.dermasoft.com/collagen.html
*  Articles, tagged with "elastin protein"
Restoring Elastin In Skin Isn't As Hard As You Might Think - Provided You Use The Right Ingredients. 17th June 2009 ... Natural Skincare Ingredients Can Re-Build Collagen And Elastin. 13th February 2009 ...
http://www.articlealley.com/tags-306851.html
*  Effects of Elastin Peptides on Ion Fluxes | SpringerLink
The degradation of elastin by elastase-type enzymes was shown to play an important role in several pathological processes such ... are able to hydrolyze elastin and release soluble peptides. The released peptides (mainly kappa elastin, KE) were shown to have ... The degradation of elastin by elastase-type enzymes was shown to play an important role in several pathological processes such ... Rabbits immunized with elastin peptides were shown to develop severe arteriosclerosis (Robertet al., 1971; Jacobet al., 1984) ...
https://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007/978-1-4684-5598-4_63
*  Body Lotion, Renewing, Collagen & Elastin - Wegmans
Why We (Love) Collagen & Elastin: Collagen and elastin proteins are naturally present in healthy skin. Support these key ... Body Lotion, Renewing, Collagen & Elastin St. Ives Body Lotion, Renewing, Collagen & Elastin 00077043608029 ...
https://www.wegmans.com/products/personal-care-and-makeup/bath-and-body/lotion/body-lotion-skin-renewing-collagen-elastin.html
*  Elastin Degradation in Human and Experimental Emphysema | SpringerLink
Pulmonary Emphysema Entire Lung Leukocyte Elastase Pancreatic Elastase Elastin Content These keywords were added by machine and ... Mandl I., Darnule T.V., Fierer J.A., Keller S., Turino G.M. (1977) Elastin Degradation in Human and Experimental Emphysema. In ... Work in progress is designed to distinguish the peptides resulting from digestion of human lung elastin by these enzymes on the ... In support of this mechanism we show (1) by biochemical analysis - that elastin content of connective tissue has been decreased ...
https://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007/978-1-4684-9093-0_19
*  Elastin
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http://petergena.com/elastin.html
*  Elastin Sports Tape
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*  ONCOR LICENSES ELASTIN GENE PROBE | BioWorld
BioWorld Online is the news service of record for the biotechnology industry and is updated every business morning. BioWorld Online will keep you up to date on all of the industry's business, science and regulatory news -- mergers and collaborations, FDA hearings and results, breakthroughs in research and much more.
http://www.bioworld.com/content/oncor-licenses-elastin-gene-probe
*  June Jacobs Elastin Collagen Serum | SkinStore
Buy June Jacobs Elastin Collagen Serum online at SkinStore with free shipping! We have a great range of June Jacobs Spa Skin ...
https://www.skinstore.com/june-jacobs-elastin-collagen-serum/11288202.html
*  Anti-alpha Elastin antibody (ab21607) | Abcam
Rabbit polyclonal alpha Elastin antibody. Validated in WB, IP, ELISA, IHC, ICC and tested in Mouse, Rabbit, Cow, Dog, Human. ... Signal Transduction Cytoskeleton / ECM Extracellular Matrix ECM Proteins Elastin Share by email ... Elastin is formed through the cross-linking of its soluble precursor tropoelastin. Cross-linking is initiated through the ... I can confirm that ab21607 alpha Elastin antibody has been tested and guaranteed for IHC-P and human and mouse samples. ...
https://www.abcam.com/alpha-elastin-antibody-ab21607.html