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MADS Domain Proteins

"MADS Domain 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.

A superfamily of proteins that share a highly conserved MADS domain sequence motif. The term MADS refers to the first four members which were MCM1 PROTEIN; AGAMOUS 1 PROTEIN; DEFICIENS PROTEIN; and SERUM RESPONSE FACTOR. Many MADS domain proteins have been found in species from all eukaryotic kingdoms. They play an important role in development, especially in plants where they have an important role in flower development.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "MADS Domain Proteins" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "MADS Domain Proteins" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 23 publications over 13 distinct years, with a maximum of 4 publications in 2009 and 2011
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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.