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Cystic Fibrosis Transmembrane Conductance Regulator

"Cystic Fibrosis Transmembrane Conductance Regulator" 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 chloride channel that regulates secretion in many exocrine tissues. Abnormalities in the CFTR gene have been shown to cause cystic fibrosis. (Hum Genet 1994;93(4):364-8)


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Cystic Fibrosis Transmembrane Conductance Regulator" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Cystic Fibrosis Transmembrane Conductance Regulator" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 280 publications over 31 distinct years, with a maximum of 18 publications in 2009
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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.