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Microphthalmia-Associated Transcription Factor

"Microphthalmia-Associated Transcription Factor" 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 basic helix-loop-helix leucine zipper transcription factor that regulates the CELL DIFFERENTIATION and development of a variety of cell types including MELANOCYTES; OSTEOCLASTS; and RETINAL PIGMENT EPITHELIUM. Mutations in MITF protein have been associated with OSTEOPETROSIS and WAARDENBURG'S SYNDROME.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Microphthalmia-Associated Transcription Factor" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Microphthalmia-Associated Transcription Factor" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 117 publications over 23 distinct years, with a maximum of 10 publications in 2020
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