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Intermediate Filaments

"Intermediate Filaments" 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.

Cytoplasmic filaments intermediate in diameter (about 10 nanometers) between the microfilaments and the microtubules. They may be composed of any of a number of different proteins and form a ring around the cell nucleus.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Intermediate Filaments" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Intermediate Filaments" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 76 publications over 23 distinct years, with a maximum of 6 publications in 1990 and 2009 and 2019
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.