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"Dystroglycans" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

Dystrophin-associated proteins that play role in the formation of a transmembrane link between laminin-2 and DYSTROPHIN. Both the alpha and the beta subtypes of dystroglycan originate via POST-TRANSLATIONAL PROTEIN PROCESSING of a single precursor protein.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Dystroglycans" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Dystroglycans" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 80 publications over 25 distinct years, with a maximum of 8 publications in 2002 and 2004
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