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Title: Regulation and function of hyaluronan in renal proximal tubule epithelial cells
Author: Selbi, Wisam Dhafer Rashid
ISNI:       0000 0004 2748 4498
Awarding Body: Cardiff University
Current Institution: Cardiff University
Date of Award: 2006
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v. HA binding proteins (Hyaladherins) differentially affected extracellular HA structures. Inter-alpha-trypsin inhibitor (loci) is important in the formation of HA coats as well as HA cables. Tumour necrosis factor-stimulated gene-6 (TSG-6) is seen to be crucial to the formation of HA coats but not HA cables, while the role of versican in either structures is not fully determined yet although it is thought to be more crucial to the formation of HA cables.
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Qualification Name: Thesis (Ph.D.) Qualification Level: Doctoral
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