Astrotactin


Astrotactin

Astrotactin (Astn1) is a glycoprotein expressed on migrating neurons that favors adhesion to glia and migration. It is involved in regulation of adhesion during the radial migration of neurons in the developing CNS.

References

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Alberts, B.(1994) MolecularBiology of the Cell


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