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Integrin alphaV

"Integrin alphaV" 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.

An alpha integrin with a molecular weight of 160-kDa that is found in a variety of cell types. It undergoes posttranslational cleavage into a heavy and a light chain that are connected by disulfide bonds. Integrin alphaV can combine with several different beta subunits to form heterodimers that generally bind to RGD sequence-containing extracellular matrix proteins.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Integrin alphaV" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Integrin alphaV" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 35 publications over 22 distinct years, with a maximum of 4 publications in 2007
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