The claudin superfamily consists of many structurally related proteins in humans. These proteins, which include claudin 1 through 18, are important structural and functional components of tight junctions in paracellular transport. Claudins are located in both epithelial and endothelial cells in all tight junction-bearing tissues. Claudins, which consist of four trans-membrane domains and two extracellular loops, make up tight junction strands.View more
Clicking the images or links will redirect you to a website hosted by BenchSci that provides third-party
scientific content. Neither the content nor the BenchSci technology and processes for
selection have been evaluated by us; we are providing them as-is and without warranty of any kind,
including for use or application of the Thermo Fisher Scientific products presented.