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Proto-Oncogene Proteins c-myc

"Proto-Oncogene Proteins c-myc" 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.

Cellular DNA-binding proteins encoded by the c-myc genes. They are normally involved in nucleic acid metabolism and in mediating the cellular response to growth factors. Elevated and deregulated (constitutive) expression of c-myc proteins can cause tumorigenesis.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Proto-Oncogene Proteins c-myc" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Proto-Oncogene Proteins c-myc" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 503 publications over 31 distinct years, with a maximum of 44 publications in 2016
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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.