name: type III intermediate filament
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def: "A type of intermediate filament, typically made up of one or more of the proteins vimentin, desmin, glial fibrillary acidic protein (GFAP), and peripherin. Unlike the keratins, the type III proteins can form both homo- and heteropolymeric IF filaments." [ISBN:0716731363]
synonym: "desmin" NARROW 
synonym: "glial fibrillary acidic protein" NARROW 
synonym: "peripherin" NARROW 
synonym: "type III intermediate filament associated protein" NARROW 
synonym: "vimentin" NARROW 
is_a: GO:0005882 ! intermediate filament
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