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Smtn  -  smoothelin

Mus musculus

Synonyms: Smoothelin, Smsmo
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  1. Smoothelin-a is essential for functional intestinal smooth muscle contractility in mice. Niessen, P., Rensen, S., van Deursen, J., De Man, J., De Laet, A., Vanderwinden, J.M., Wedel, T., Baker, D., Doevendans, P., Hofker, M., Gijbels, M., van Eys, G. Gastroenterology (2005) [Pubmed]
  2. Uterine artery remodeling in pseudopregnancy is comparable to that in early pregnancy. van der Heijden, O.W., Essers, Y.P., Spaanderman, M.E., De Mey, J.G., van Eys, G.J., Peeters, L.L. Biol. Reprod. (2005) [Pubmed]
  3. Modulation of smooth muscle contractility by CHASM, a novel member of the smoothelin family of proteins. Borman, M.A., MacDonald, J.A., Haystead, T.A. FEBS Lett. (2004) [Pubmed]
  4. Structure and chromosome location of Smtn, the mouse smoothelin gene. Rensen, S., Merkx, G., Doevendans, P., Geurts Van Kessel, A., van Eys, G. Cytogenet. Cell Genet. (2000) [Pubmed]
  5. Aging blunts remodeling of the uterine artery during murine pregnancy. van der Heijden, O.W., Essers, Y.P., Simkens, L.H., Teunissen, Q.G., Peeters, L.L., De Mey, J.G., van Eys, G.J. J. Soc. Gynecol. Investig. (2004) [Pubmed]
  6. Cytoskeletal characterization of arteriovenous epithelioid cells. Gölfert, F., Kasper, M., van Eys, G.J., Funk, R.H. Histochem. Cell Biol. (1997) [Pubmed]
  7. Isolation and characterization of coronary endothelial and smooth muscle cells from A1 adenosine receptor-knockout mice. Teng, B., Ansari, H.R., Oldenburg, P.J., Schnermann, J., Mustafa, S.J. Am. J. Physiol. Heart Circ. Physiol. (2006) [Pubmed]
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