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Claudin-3 MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Claudin-3
Tree Number(s)
D12.776.543.940.200.300
Unique ID
D062465
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D062465
Scope Note
A ubiquitously-expressed claudin subtype that acts as a general barrier-forming protein in TIGHT JUNCTIONS. Elevated expression of claudin-3 is found in a variety of tumor cell types, suggesting its role as a therapeutic target for specific ANTINEOPLASTIC AGENTS.
Entry Term(s)
Claudin 3
Registry Number
0
Public MeSH Note
2013; CLAUDIN-3 was indexed under CLAUDINS 1999-2012
History Note
2013
Date Established
2013/01/01
Date of Entry
2012/07/03
Revision Date
2016/01/15
Claudin-3 Preferred
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