Cadherins - loops specific to the protocadherin family o...

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Cadherins Clustering Important for function Multiple dimer interactions possible occur in desmosomes Protocadherins o lack interface for homophilic adhesiveness found in cadherins, and have structural
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Unformatted text preview: loops specific to the protocadherin family o role unknown (develoment? tissue morphogenesis, formation of neuronal circuits) 6 cadherin repeats (PMID:18050421)...
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