desmoplakins
Proteins isolated from desmosomes. Types I (240 kD) and II (210 kD) are long flexible rod-like molecules about 100nm long made of two polypeptide chains in parallel. Desmoplakin III is smaller (81 kD).

Dictionary of molecular biology. 2004.

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