Bistability in the JNK cascade

@article{Bagowski2001BistabilityIT,
  title={Bistability in the JNK cascade},
  author={C. P. Bagowski and J. Ferrell},
  journal={Current Biology},
  year={2001},
  volume={11},
  pages={1176-1182}
}
  • C. P. Bagowski, J. Ferrell
  • Published 2001
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Current Biology
  • BACKGROUND Important signaling properties, like adaptation, oscillations, and bistability, can emerge at the level of relatively simple systems of signaling proteins. Here, we have examined the quantitative properties of one well-studied signaling system, the JNK cascade. We experimentally assessed the response of JNK to a physiological stimulus (progesterone) and a pathological stress (hyperosmolar sorbitol) in Xenopus laevis oocytes, a cell type that is well-suited to the quantitative… CONTINUE READING
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