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- Axin a.k.a. axin 1 is a gene.
- also known as axis inhibitor 1; axis inhibition protein 1; fused, mouse, homolog of
- Axin is a protein.
- also known as Kb, Ki, Axn, Fu, GSK-3beta interacting proein rAxin
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Drug Discovery and Development by Ana Martinez, Ana Castro, Miguel Medina
Axin is a large docking protein that binds APC, GSK-3B, casein kinase IOL, and the B-catenin [52—58]. Axin is essential for bringing all the components together to facilitate the B-catenin phosphorylation and degradation . Casein kinase lot ...
Axin is a waxy secretion of a Mexican rhyncotrous insect. When fresh it has the consistency of butter, a yellow color and an odor of rancid fat. It melts at 380 C. and is soluble in hot alcohol and in ether. When exposed to the air it rapidly absorbs ...
by Nicola Curtin, Ricky Sharma
Axin is a scaffold protein of the β- catenin ...
Chemical Abstracts (1911)
Axin is a fatty substance derived from the hemipterous insect Cocus axin found on Spondia's lutea and species of Zanthoxylum growing in Mexico. When fresh it is yellow, buttery, with rancid odor; m. 38°, insol. in H.O., sol. in hot EtOH and EtO.
Encyclopedia of Cancer (2008)
by Manfred Schwab
>Axin is a negative regulator of Axis formation in the development of mouse embryos, its deficiency can lead to axis duplication. In recent years, accumulating evidence demonstrates that this protein functions as a tumor suppressor. It has been ...
Progress in Oncology 2004 (2004)
by Vincent T. DeVita, Samuel Hellman, Steven A. Rosenberg
Axin is a negative regulator of the Wnt/Wingless pathway. A study by Yamazaki ...
by Wen G. Jiang, R.E. Mansel
Axin is a new potential regulator of catenin signalling as it inhibits dorsal axis formation in Xenopus that is dependent upon the Wnt-1 signalling pathway. Using the two hybrid system conductin, an axin homologue, was identified as another ...
According to news reporting from Iowa City, Iowa, by NewsRx journalists, research stated, “Axin is a critical component of the ß-catenin destruction complex and is also necessary for Wnt signaling initiation at the level of co- receptor ...
Molecular Cell Biology (2004)
by Harvey Lodish
Axin is a scaffolding protein that forms a complex with GSK3, p-catenin, and ARC, which facilitates phosphorylation of p-catenin by GSK3 by an estimated factor of ...
by Stefan Offermanns
LRP In the absence of Wnts, cytoplasmic "free" p-catenin is targeted for degradation by a multiprotein complex containing the scaffold component axin or the related protein conductin, the Stumor suppressor APC (adeno- matous polyposis coli) ...
The gardeners dictionary (1835)
by Philip Miller
Axin/ea (axine, a hatchet; form of petals). Class Deca-Dodecandria Monogynia. Nat. Ord. Melastomaceae.
Encyclopedia of Genetics (2014)
by Eric C.R. Reeve
abrupt achaete APC apterous armadillo axin blister cubitus inter ruptus cut decapentaplegic Delta Dichaete discs large discs overgrown dishevelled Dorsal Wing engrailed Enhancer of split epidermal growth factor fat discs fringe frizzled- 2 ...
Encyclopedia of Neuroscience (2009)
Volume One by Larry R. Squire
axin, and adenomatous polyposis coli (APC) protein. In the absence of activated Dsh, ...
AXIN. autotoxic (aw-to-tok'sik) [Gr. abrbs self + to'ikov poison]. Pertaining to autointoxication. autotoxide (aw-to-tok'sld). A proprietary antiseptic and anodyne stimulant for the nervous and glandular systems. autotoxin ...
Midline Medical Dictionary (2002)
by P. S. Rawat
#8AT 312T3T GIG QPQ =#| Axin. A varnish-like substance provided by an insect. UfROH, affT GRIT THE #1E-WEET GET.; Axes. Plural of Axis. Axis. A line about which any revolving ...
The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney ... rev. & enl. under the superintendence of Benjamin E. Smith (1911)
axin (ak'sin), n. A substance secreted by a Mexican coccid (Llaveia axinus). It is chiefly fatty and contains axinic acid. It is used in medicine as an external application, and also as a varnish, drying and hardening on ...
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Scrabble value of A1X8I1N1
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