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Cyclic Nucleotide Phosphodiesterases, Type 6

"Cyclic Nucleotide Phosphodiesterases, Type 6" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

A cyclic nucleotide phosphodiesterase subfamily that is highly specific for CYCLIC GMP. It is found predominantly in the outer segment PHOTORECEPTOR CELLS of the RETINA. It is comprised of two catalytic subunits, referred to as alpha and beta, that form a dimer. In addition two regulatory subunits, referred to as gamma and delta, modulate the activity and localization of the enzyme.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Cyclic Nucleotide Phosphodiesterases, Type 6" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Cyclic Nucleotide Phosphodiesterases, Type 6" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 19 publications over 11 distinct years, with a maximum of 4 publications in 1993
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.