The BPAG1 locus
In The Journal of Cell Biology, 1997
... cDNAs of BPAG1-a and BPAG1-b were obtained from QUICK-Clone™ cDNA (CLONTECH Laboratories, Inc.) by PCR ...
Hemidesmosomes: how much plakins do they need?
Freiburg, Germany. In Exp Dermatol, Feb 2016
In stratified and pseudostratified epithelia, the structural components of hemidesmosomes belong to four protein families - plakins (the bullous pemphigoid antigen 1 (BPAG1) and plectin), integrins (α6β4), collagens (collagen XVII) and tetraspanins (CD151) (2).