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Nodal Protein

"Nodal Protein" 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.

The founding member of the nodal signaling ligand family of proteins. Nodal protein was originally discovered in the region of the mouse embryo primitive streak referred to as HENSEN'S NODE. It is expressed asymmetrically on the left side in chordates and plays a critical role in the genesis of left-right asymmetry during vertebrate development.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Nodal Protein" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Nodal Protein" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 37 publications over 22 distinct years, with a maximum of 3 publications in 1999 and 2004 and 2013 and 2016
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