CDc25 phosphatase


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CDc25 phosphatase

A group of intracellular enzymes that regulate cell division, some of which may contribute to the conversion of normal cells to cancer cells.
See also: phosphatase
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Cdc25 phosphatases are involved in the control of the earlier embryonic development and when the phosphatases were activated abnormally which is frequently associated with genesis of a series of human tumors.
A human homologue of the checkpoint kinase Cds1 directly inhibits Cdc25 phosphatase, Curr.
Both Cdc25 phosphatases seem to function as key regulators of the G1-S and G2-M transitions and of mitosis, to spatially and temporally regulate their respective CDK substrates.