"Mucins" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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High molecular weight mucoproteins that protect the surface of EPITHELIAL CELLS by providing a barrier to particulate matter and microorganisms. Membrane-anchored mucins may have additional roles concerned with protein interactions at the cell surface.
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Mucins" by people in Profiles.
Lima BP, Davies JR, Wickström C, Johnstone KF, Hall JW, Svensater G, Herzberg MC. Streptococcus gordonii Poised for Glycan Feeding through a MUC5B-Discriminating, Lipoteichoic Acid-Mediated Outside-In Signaling Circuit. J Bacteriol. 2022 06 21; 204(6):e0011822.
Froehlich MH, Conti KR, Norris II, Allensworth JJ, Ufkes NA, Nguyen SA, Bruner ET, Cook J, Day TA. Endocrine mucin-producing sweat gland carcinoma: a systematic review and meta-analysis. J Dermatolog Treat. 2022 Jun; 33(4):2182-2191.
Froehlich M, Cook J, Bruner E, Stalcup S, Patel K, Day T. Endocrine Mucin-Producing Sweat Gland Carcinoma of the Eyelid With Locoregional Metastasis to the Parotid Gland. Dermatol Surg. 2020 08; 46(8):1116-1118.
Gilbreath JJ, Semino-Mora C, Friedline CJ, Liu H, Bodi KL, McAvoy TJ, Francis J, Nieroda C, Sardi A, Dubois A, Lazinski DW, Camilli A, Testerman TL, Merrell DS. A core microbiome associated with the peritoneal tumors of pseudomyxoma peritonei. Orphanet J Rare Dis. 2013 Jul 12; 8:105.
Nadig SN, Pedrosa I, Goldsmith JD, Callery MP, Vollmer CM. Clinical implications of mucinous nonneoplastic cysts of the pancreas. Pancreas. 2012 Apr; 41(3):441-6.
Jones LC, Moussa L, Fulcher ML, Zhu Y, Hudson EJ, O'Neal WK, Randell SH, Lazarowski ER, Boucher RC, Kreda SM. VAMP8 is a vesicle SNARE that regulates mucin secretion in airway goblet cells. J Physiol. 2012 Feb 01; 590(3):545-62.
Elston DM. Stasis mucinosis. J Cutan Pathol. 2010 Sep; 37(9):1024; author reply 1025.
Young MR, Neville BW, Chi AC, Lathers DM, Boyd Gillespie M, Day TA. Oral premalignant lesions induce immune reactivity to both premalignant oral lesions and head and neck squamous cell carcinoma. Cancer Immunol Immunother. 2007 Jul; 56(7):1077-86.
Woodworth BA, Smythe N, Spicer SS, Schulte BA, Schlosser RJ. Presence of surfactant lamellar bodies in normal and diseased sinus mucosa. ORL J Otorhinolaryngol Relat Spec. 2005; 67(4):199-202.
Imai M, Hwang HY, Norris JS, Tomlinson S. The effect of dexamethasone on human mucin 1 expression and antibody-dependent complement sensitivity in a prostate cancer cell line in vitro and in vivo. Immunology. 2004 Mar; 111(3):291-7.