synuclein
sy·nuc·le·in (sĭ-nooґkle-in) a family of abundant, structurally related brain proteins of uncertain function, comprising three types designated α, β, and γ. Abnormal aggregations of α-synuclein are characteristic of certain neurodegenerative diseases (see α-synucleinopathy).

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  • Synuclein — Pfam box Symbol = Synuclein Name = Synuclein width = caption = Pfam= PF01387 InterPro= IPR001058 SMART= Prosite = SCOP = TCDB = OPM family= 159 OPM protein= 1xq8 PDB=PDB3|1xq8A:1 132Synuclein is a small, soluble protein primarily expressed in… …   Wikipedia

  • synuclein — noun A small, soluble protein primarily expressed in neural tissue and in certain tumors. See Also: synucleopathy …   Wiktionary

  • Beta-synuclein — Synuclein, beta, also known as SNCB, is a human gene.cite web | title = Entrez Gene: SNCB synuclein, beta| url = http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/sites/entrez?Db=gene Cmd=ShowDetailView TermToSearch=6620| accessdate = ] PBB Summary section title =… …   Wikipedia

  • Gamma-synuclein — Synuclein, gamma (breast cancer specific protein 1), also known as SNCG, is a human gene.cite web | title = Entrez Gene: SNCG synuclein, gamma (breast cancer specific protein 1)| url = http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/sites/entrez?Db=gene… …   Wikipedia

  • Alpha-synuclein — is a synuclein protein of unknown function primarily found in neural tissue, where it is seen mainly in presynaptic terminals. It is predominantly expressed in the neocortex, hippocampus, substantia nigra, thalamus, and cerebellum. It is… …   Wikipedia

  • α-Synuclein — Α Synuclein …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Alpha-Synuclein — α Synuclein (auch α Synuklein) ist ein kleines, lösliches, präsynaptisches Protein aus der Familie der Synucleine.[1][2] Es wurde im menschlichen Gehirn als Vorstufe des nicht Amyloid β Proteins identifiziert. Wissenschaftler des US… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Α-Synuclein — (auch α Synuklein) ist ein kleines, lösliches, präsynaptisches Protein aus der Familie der Synucleine.[1][2] Es wurde im menschlichen Gehirn als Vorstufe des nicht Amyloid β Proteins identifiziert. Wissenschaftler des US amerikanischen National… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • alpha-synuclein — Protein that accumulates in the brain in Parkinson&’s disease particularly in Lewy bodies. Mutations in the gene are associated with some familial forms of Parkinsonism …   Dictionary of molecular biology

  • SNCAIP — Synuclein, alpha interacting protein (synphilin), also known as SNCAIP, is a human gene.cite web | title = Entrez Gene: SNCAIP synuclein, alpha interacting protein (synphilin)| url = http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/sites/entrez?Db=gene… …   Wikipedia

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