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Immediate-Early Proteins

"Immediate-Early Proteins" 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.

Proteins that are coded by immediate-early genes, in the absence of de novo protein synthesis. The term was originally used exclusively for viral regulatory proteins that were synthesized just after viral integration into the host cell. It is also used to describe cellular proteins which are synthesized immediately after the resting cell is stimulated by extracellular signals.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Immediate-Early Proteins" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Immediate-Early Proteins" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 295 publications over 28 distinct years, with a maximum of 24 publications in 2004
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