retinoic acid receptor


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retinoic acid receptor

nuclear receptor for retinoic acid.

ret·i·no·ic ac·id re·cep·tor

(ret'i-nō'ik as'id rĕ-sep'tŏr)
Nuclear receptor for retinoic acid.
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Fusion of retinoic acid receptor a to NuMA, the nuclear mitotic apparatus protein, by a variant translocation in acute promyelocytic leukaemia [letter].
11] described a fusion product between a novel zinc finger gene and the retinoic acid receptor with t(11;17)(q23;q21) in a patient with APL.
RA mediates these activities by binding to two families of nuclear receptors, the retinoic acid receptors (RARs) and the retinoid X receptors (RXRs), each of these families comprises three isotypes (a, b and g)which affect transcription of a number of genes during vertebrate development (Snyder et al.
Citation: "Rapid and efficient reprogramming of somatic cells to induced pluripotent stem cells by retinoic acid receptor gamma and liver receptor homolog 1;" Wang, et al.
The molecular physiology of nuclear retinoic acid receptors.
Induction of apoptosis by N-(4-hydroxyphenyl) retinamide and its association with reactive oxygen species, nuclear retinoic acid receptors, and apoptosis related genes in human prostate carcinoma cells.
All-trans retinoic acid (RA) and 9-cis-retinoic acid (9cRA) are activators of Retinoic Acid Receptors (RARs).
Once the chromosomal translocation was discovered which disrupted the retinoic acid receptor, this explained the blunted response to ATRA.

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