The claudins are components of tight junctions found between intestinal cells and are involved in creating a permeability barrier so that substances cannot pass from the lumen of the intestine to the blood.
What does CLDN stand for?
CLDN stands for Claudin (gene family)
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Samples in periodicals archive:
Colin Stead landed one of 7lb 2oz, while Romanian angler Claudin Marincas took a nice pollock of 5lb 8oz.
The best fish so far was taken on a cocktail of ragworm and mussel by Claudin Marincas.
Goalkeeper Claudin Anton can be relied on to produce the odd brilliant save while in front of him Dumitru Popescu and Vladimir Srirak combine well in the centre of defence.
Consider the words of Claudin as he describes what a jaombilo is: A jaombilo is when the European supports the Malagasy girl.
Claudin Tarano, Daniel Brown and Craig Reid fired the visitors into a 3-1 lead, but Hub hauled themselves level via Andy Higgs (2) and Matthew Cox and had the champions clinging on in the final stages.
The Renaissance (early 15th to early 17th centuries) half of the program will sweep through madrigals, motets, chanconnes, part-songs, one movement of a mass and dance music, mainly from France, Germany, Italy and England by such masters as Guillaume Dufay, Johannes Ockeghem, Josquin Desprez, Claudin de Sermisy, Clement Janequin, Orlando di Lasso, Orazio Vecchi, Luca Marenzio, Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina, Hanns Leo Hassler, Orlando Gibbons, Thomas Morley and John Dowland.
However, further investigation led to the identification of claudin 1 & 2, integral membrane proteins that can form strand structures without occludin.