• Official Full Name
  • Claudin 13
  • Background
  • Claudin 13 is a member of claudin family. It is a four-transmembrane protein with WWCC motif. This protein plays a major role in tight junction-specific obliteration of the intercellular space, through calcium-independent cell-adhesion activity.
  • Synonyms
  • Claudin 13; Cell adhesion molecules (CAMs), organism-specific biosystem; Cell adhesion molecules (CAMs), conserved biosystem; Hepatitis C, organism-specific biosystem; Hepatitis C, conserved biosystem; Leukocyte transendothelial migration, organism-specific biosystem; Leukocyte transendothelial migration, conserved biosystem; Tight junction, organism-specific biosystem; CLDN13

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Abdulnour-Nakhoul, SM; Al-Tawil, Y; et al. Alterations in junctional proteins, inflammatory mediators and extracellular matrix molecules in eosinophilic esophagitis. CLINICAL IMMUNOLOGY 148:265-278(2013).
Li, GZ; Wang, ZH; et al. Tumor necrosis factor alpha increases intestinal permeability in mice with fulminant hepatic failure. WORLD JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY 18:5042-5050(2012).