Half life of Cx43 (connexin43) in cultured cells or in tissues

Range 1 - 3 hours
Organism Vertebrates
Reference Lampe PD, Lau AF. The effects of connexin phosphorylation on gap junctional communication. Int J Biochem Cell Biol. 2004 Jul36(7):1171-86 DOI: 10.1016/S1357-2725(03)00264-4 p.1175 left column bottom paragraphPubMed ID15109565
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Comments P.1175 left column bottom paragraph: "Several reports have shown that Cx43 has a half-life in the range of 1–3 h in cultured cells or in tissues (primary sources). A fast turnover rate could imply a high level of post-translational regulation."
Entered by Uri M
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