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*  Mucins | SpringerLink
The vast majority of mucin glycosylation is constituted by O... ... MUC Mucins (MUC) are high-molecular-weight glycoproteins ... There are two main classes of mucins: membrane-bound mucins, contributing to the composition of the cellular glycocalyx, and ... of the mucin molecular mass is composed of carbohydrates. The primary functions of mucins are to hydrate, protect, and ... Mucins share a common structural feature which is a tandem repeatdomain comprising a variable number of tandem repeats (VNTRs) ...
https://link.springer.com/referenceworkentry/10.1007/978-3-319-40560-5_1655
*  Mucin - Wikipedia
N-linked oligosaccharides are also found on mucins, but in less abundance than O-linked sugars. Mucin genes encode mucin ... Overexpression of the mucin proteins, especially MUC1, is associated with many types of cancer. Although some mucins are ... Mucins at the US National Library of Medicine Medical Subject Headings (MeSH) "Mucin" at Dorland's Medical Dictionary. ... Upon stimulation, MARCKS (myristylated alanine-rich C kinase substrate) protein coordinates the secretion of mucin from mucin- ...
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mucin
*  Snail Mucin Skin Benefits 2018
... to weigh in on the benefits of snail mucin for skin and polled them on their recommendations for the best snail mucin products ... Snail mucin was a gateway into K-beauty for our beauty writer Rio Viera-Newton, whose first Google doc included a Cosrx snail- ... A fixture among Rio's skin-care stories is this Cosrx snail-mucin essence, which she says is a cheaper alternative to SK-II. ... Most of the snail mucin used for skin care involves the Cryptomphalus aspersa species, a.k.a. the common garden snail. Their ...
http://nymag.com/strategist/article/snail-mucin-skin-benefits.html
*  Cancers | Free Full-Text | Mucins and Pancreatic Cancer
Mucins belong to an ever increasing family of O-glycoproteins. Secreted mucins are the main component of mucus protecting the ... Moreover, we will discuss the recent advances about the biology of both secreted and membrane-bound mucins and their key roles ... In this review, we will focus on the altered expression pattern of mucins in pancreatic cancer, from the early neoplastic ... Finally, we will discuss exciting opportunities that mucins offer as potential therapeutic targets in pancreatic cancer. ...
http://www.mdpi.com/2072-6694/2/4/1794
*  Gel-forming mucins appeared early in metazoan evolution | PNAS
Gel-Forming Mucins in Nonvertebrate Chordates.. We identified mucins and mucin-related proteins in a variety of vertebrates as ... Other proteins with shorter mucin domains, like IgA and several receptors, are not called mucins. The mucin domains often ... "NIDO-AMOP-VWD mucins" (or "MUC4′") for these categories of mucins that previously were listed under transmembrane mucins. ... The Muc4 mucins form a group distinct from the other VWD-containing mucins, because they do not contain cysteines and have NIDO ...
https://www.pnas.org/content/104/41/16209
*  Mucin-20 (IPR034551) | InterPro | EMBL-EBI
Mucin-20 (MUC20) was identifiied as a gene that is up-regulated in the renal tissues of patients with immunoglobulin A ... Molecular cloning, genomic structure, and expression analysis of MUC20, a novel mucin protein, up-regulated in injured kidney. ...
http://www.ebi.ac.uk/interpro/entry/IPR034551
*  Mucin-2 (IPR028580) | InterPro | EMBL-EBI
... or non mucin-secreting cells [PMID: 15190477]. There are two main mucin subfamilies: secreted mucins or gel-forming mucins ( ... Mucin-2 (MUC2) belongs to the mucin family. They are high molecular weight proteins that are components of mucus and are ... MUC genes: mucin or not mucin? That is the question].. Med Sci (Paris) 20 569-74 2004 ... MUC genes: mucin or not mucin? That is the question].. Med Sci (Paris) 20 569-74 2004 ...
http://www.ebi.ac.uk/interpro/entry/IPR028580
*  Mucins | Springer for Research & Development
In, Mucins: Methods and Protocols expert researchers in the field detail many of the ... Epithelial mucins are large complex cell surface and secreted glycoproteins produced by mucosal epithelial cells. ... Mucin Methods: Genes Encoding Mucins and Their Genetic Variation with a Focus on Gel-Forming Mucins ... Authoritative and practical, Mucins: Methods and Protocols is designed to be a useful resource for those entering the mucin ...
https://rd.springer.com/book/10.1007/978-1-61779-513-8
*  Increased mucins pinned to worsening cystic fibrosis symptoms | EurekAlert! Science News
UNC School of Medicine researchers have provided the first quantitative evidence that mucins -- the protein framework of mucus ... This is where mucins come into play. Mucins give mucus its gel-like thickness and elasticity. "Without mucins, mucus would have ... And so it looked as if there were fewer mucins. "But by using more accurate methods, we clearly saw the increase of mucins. In ... increased-mucins-pinned-to-worsening-cystic-fibrosis-symptoms More in Medicine & Health. * Newborn babies who suffered stroke ...
https://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2014-06/uonc-imp053014.php
*  Mucin Overproduction in Chronic Inflammatory Lung Disease
... Hans-Peter Hauber,1,2 Susan C Foley,1 and Qutayba Hamid1 ... Hans-Peter Hauber, Susan C Foley, and Qutayba Hamid, "Mucin Overproduction in Chronic Inflammatory Lung Disease," Canadian ...
https://www.hindawi.com/journals/crj/2006/901417/cta/
*  Monoclonal Antibody Recognizing a Core Epitope on Mucin
... Peter L. Devine,1 Rachel J. Quin,1 Paul W. Shield,2 Yew Wah Liew,3 ... "Monoclonal Antibody Recognizing a Core Epitope on Mucin," Disease Markers, vol. 14, no. 2, pp. 99-112, 1998. https://doi.org/ ...
https://www.hindawi.com/journals/dm/1998/678434/cta/
*  Mucin-type O-glycosylation--putting the pieces together. - PubMed - NCBI
Mucin-type O-glycosylation--putting the pieces together.. Jensen PH1, Kolarich D, Packer NH. ... The O-glycosylation of Ser and Thr by N-acetylgalactosamine-linked (mucin-type) oligosaccharides is often overlooked in protein ... in the characterization of both the composition and structure of mucin-type O-glycans, and the determination of the occupancy ...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19919547?dopt=Abstract
*  Anti-Mucin 5AC antibody [CLH2] (ab77576) | Abcam
Mouse monoclonal Mucin 5AC antibody [CLH2] validated for WB, IP, IHC, Flow Cyt, I-ELISA, ICC/IF and tested in Human. Immunogen ... Mucins are high molecular weight glycoproteins with 80% carbohydrates and 20% core protein. Gastric Mucin 5AC antigen is found ... Resurgence of gastric mucin during colonic carcinogenesis is suggestive of either re-expression of the peptide core of gastric ... mucin in the adult colon or due to changes in the glycosylation pattern of mucin, which expose the hidden Mucin 5AC antigen. ...
http://www.abcam.com/mucin-5ac-antibody-clh2-ab77576.html
*  Tag: mucin | Highlight HEALTH
A new study raised concerns recently over safety of the popular ointment Vicks VapoRub in young children. Wake Forest University researchers report that the salve, which is used to relieve symptoms of cough and chest congestion, may actually stimulate mucus production and airway inflammation in infants and toddlers [1]. However, the results are far from conclusive as the study was based on the case of a single child and 15 animals. Moreover, many of the results of the study have been incorrectly reported by the media.. ...
http://www.highlighthealth.com/tag/mucin/
*  Muc4 - Mucin-4 - Mus musculus (Mouse) - Muc4 gene & protein
Mucin-4. Mucin-4, MUC-4 (Ascites sialoglycoprotein, ASGP) (Pancreatic adenocarcinoma mucin) (Testis mucin) [Cleaved into: Mucin ... Mucin-4Imported. ,p>Information which has been imported from another database using automatic procedures.,/p> ,p>,a href="/ ... R-MMU-913709 O-linked glycosylation of mucins. R-MMU-977068 Termination of O-glycan biosynthesis. ... R-MMU-913709 O-linked glycosylation of mucins. R-MMU-977068 Termination of O-glycan biosynthesis. ...
https://www.uniprot.org/uniprot/E9Q7Q0
*  Mucin - Biology-Online Dictionary | Biology-Online Dictionary
Mucins are heavily glycosylated proteins. In general, a mucin is a protein structure with a dense sugar-coating. Mucin monomers ... Nevertheless, one of the major components of mucus is mucins. Mucins are glycosylated proteins capable of forming gels. They ... noun, plural: mucins Any of the class of glycoproteins found in mucus (e.g. saliva, gastric juice, etc.) secreted by mucous ... Mucin is also overly expressed in the presence of lung diseases such as asthma, bronchitis, cystic fibrosis, etc. ...
https://www.biology-online.org/dictionary/Mucin
*  Asthma with bronchial hypersecretion: expression of mucins and toll-li | JAA
Analysis of mucins was determined by ELISA and expression of TLR2 and TLR4 by flow cytometry. The level of asthma control was ... Within the mechanisms involving these differences, it does not appear that mucins and TLRs play an important role. Keywords: ... 2) Compare the type of mucin present in induced sputum (IS) of patients with and without bronchial hypersecretion. 3) Determine ... and secretory mucins (MUC). Objectives: 1) Define the clinical and inflammatory phenotype of asthma with bronchial ...
https://www.dovepress.com/asthma-with-bronchial-hypersecretion-expression-of-mucins-and-toll-lik-peer-reviewed-article-JAA
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MUC13 Mucin Augments Pancreatic Tumorigenesis. Subhash C. Chauhan, Mara C. Ebeling, Diane M. Maher, Michael D. Koch, Akira ... MUC13 Mucin Augments Pancreatic Tumorigenesis. Subhash C. Chauhan, Mara C. Ebeling, Diane M. Maher, Michael D. Koch, Akira ... MUC13 Mucin Augments Pancreatic Tumorigenesis. Subhash C. Chauhan, Mara C. Ebeling, Diane M. Maher, Michael D. Koch, Akira ... MUC13 Mucin Augments Pancreatic Tumorigenesis Message Subject (Your Name) has forwarded a page to you from Molecular Cancer ...
http://mct.aacrjournals.org/content/early/2011/12/15/1535-7163.MCT-11-0598
*  Mucin Balls and Corneal Inflammation Events - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov
The purpose of this study is to determine if the formation of mucin balls is a marker for protection from inflammatory events ... The percentage of Subjects that experienced Corneal Inflammatory Events within their Mucin Ball classification. ... The percentage of Subjects that experienced Corneal Inflammatory Events within their Mucin Ball classification. ... to the cornea and if mucin balls play a role in protection during extended contact lens wear. ...
https://clinicaltrials.gov/show/NCT01437319
*  Mucins of Pig Stomach Are Valued as Anti-Viral Agents for Consumer Goods
... copious source of mucins being regarded for use as wide-ranging anti-viral agents for various purpose report scientists. ... That has led to consideration of mucin, the main component of mucus, for use as an anti-viral agent in a variety of products. ... The mucus lining the stomachs of pigs may well be a much awaited, copious source of 'mucins' being regarded for use as wide- ... Mucins of Pig Stomach Are Valued as Anti-Viral Agents for Consumer Goods. ...
http://www.medindia.net/news/mucins-of-pig-stomach-are-valued-as-anti-viral-agents-for-consumer-goods-100736-1.htm
*  MUC4 (mucin 4, cell surface associated)
... mucin 4, cell surface associated), Authors: Nicolas Moniaux, Pallavi Chaturvedi, Isabelle Van Seuningen, Nicole Porchet, Ajay P ... MUC4 belongs to the human mucin family, and more specifically to the subgroup of the membrane-anchored mucin. It is an O- ... Complete sequence of the human mucin MUC4: a putative cell membrane-associated mucin.. ... Mucin 4 (MUC4) gene: regional assignment (3q29) and RFLP analysis.. Gross MS, Guyonnet-Duperat V, Porchet N, Bernheim A, Aubert ...
http://atlasgeneticsoncology.org/Genes/MUC4ID41459ch3q29.html
*  MUC16 (mucin 16, cell surface associated)
... mucin 16, cell surface associated), Authors: Shantibhusan Senapati, Moorthy P Ponnusamy, Ajay P Singh, Maneesh Jain, Surinder K ... MUC16 (mucin 16, cell surface associated). Written. 2007-10. Shantibhusan Senapati, Moorthy P Ponnusamy, Ajay P Singh, Maneesh ... Similar to mucin 16 of Pan troglodytes. , Canis lupus familiaris. , Mus musculus. , Rattus norvegicus. and Gallus gallus. . ... Transmembrane mucins are hypothesized to serve as sensors of the external environment and can transduce signals via the post- ...
http://atlasgeneticsoncology.org/Genes/GC_MUC16.html
*  MUC13 (mucin 13, cell surface associated)
... mucin 13, cell surface associated), Authors: Diane Maher, Brij Gupta, Mara Ebeling, Satoshi Nagata, Meena Jaggi, Subhash C ... An inventory of mucin genes in the chicken genome shows that the mucin domain of Muc13 is encoded by multiple exons and that ... In normal tissue, mucins are expressed in a tissue type dependent manner; however, for many types of cancer, mucin expression ... MUC13 (mucin 13, cell surface associated). Written. 2010-01. Diane Maher, Brij Gupta, Mara Ebeling, Satoshi Nagata, Meena Jaggi ...
http://atlasgeneticsoncology.org/Genes/MUC13ID41454ch3q21.html
*  Gefarnate stimulates mucin-like glycoprotein secretion in conjunctival | OPTH
Mucin-like glycoprotein was detected in the culture supernatant by an enzyme-linked lectin assay. Gefarnate ointment was ... Gefarnate stimulated mucin-like glycoprotein secretion in conjunctival tissue in a dose-dependent manner. In the rabbit dry-eye ... The aim of this study was to evaluate the effect of gefarnate on mucin-like glycoprotein secretion in isolated rabbit ... These results suggest that gefarnate stimulates in vitro secretion of mucin-like glycoprotein in conjunctival tissue and ...
https://www.dovepress.com/gefarnate-stimulates-mucin-like-glycoprotein-secretion-in-conjunctival-peer-reviewed-article-OPTH
*  Mucins: the frontline defence of the lung | Biochemical Society Transactions
... the secreted mucins and the cell-tethered mucins. The major mucins produced in the airways are the secreted polymeric mucins ... From polymeric mucins to mucus. Polymeric mucin assembly. Owing to their complex nature and extreme size, mucins undergo a ... 2014) Assembly of the respiratory mucin MUC5B: a new model for a gel-forming mucin. J. Biol. Chem. 289, 16409-16420 doi:10.1074 ... Mucin type - gene products and glycoforms. In CF and COPD, MUC5B is the predominant mucin in the material expectorated from the ...
http://www.biochemsoctrans.org/content/46/5/1099