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G proteins and signal transduction Society of General Physiologists, 43rd Annual Symposium, Marine Biological Laboratory, Woods Hole, Massachusetts, 6-9 September 1989 by Society of General Physiologists. Symposium

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Published by Rockefeller University Press in New York .
Written in English


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Includes bibliographical references and index

Statementedited by Neil M. Nathanson and T. Kendall Harden
SeriesSociety of General Physiologists series -- v. 45, Society of General Physiologists series -- v. 45
ContributionsHarden, T. Kendall, Nathanson, Neil M
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 210 p. :
Number of Pages210
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16691211M
ISBN 100874700469
LC Control Number90-81669

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ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xii, pages: illustrations ; 24 cm: Contents: Guanine nucleotide-binding proteins in health and disease: an overview / G. Milligan --Mutations within the gene encoding the stimulatory G-protein of adenylyl cyclase as the basis for Albright Hereditary Osteodystrophy / A. Miric and M.A. Levine --GTP-binding proteins and.   G Proteins is an introduction to one class of systems used for signal transduction at the cell surface, with emphasis on its utilization of a heterotrimeric GTP-binding protein (G protein) to mediate the transfer of information across the plasma membrane, from receptor to Edition: 2. Another field covered, one rarely highlighted in signal transduction books, is that of signaling platforms, which has been emerging as a significant research area relevant to cellular metabolism, cell proliferation, differentiation, apoptosis, neurodegenerative diseases, and cancer. field of signal transduction, who established principles of protein–protein interactions that have profoundly influenced our understanding of signal transduction. His enduring legacy will be the discovery that the Src homology 2 (SH2) domain of one protein can selectivelyFile Size: KB.