Medical Definition of Cytokeratin filaments

1. A class of intermediate filament's that form a network within epithelial cells and anchor to desmosomes, thus imparting tensile strength to the tissue. Synonym: cytokeratin filaments. (05 Mar 2000)



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cytohyaloplasm
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cytokeratin filaments (current term)
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