nucleostemin

nucleostemin

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NuclS

A protein found in stem cells, cancer cells, and dedifferentiated cells but not in mature cells dedicated to organ- or tissue-specific tasks. It is present in nucleoli and participates in cellular proliferation.
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Aberrant expression of nucleostemin activates p53 and induces cell cycle.
Expression of nucleostemin, epidermal growth factor and epidermal growth factor receptor in human esophageal squamous cell carcinoma tissues.