Evolution and Diversification of the Nuclear Receptor Superfamily a

@article{Escriv1998EvolutionAD,
  title={Evolution and Diversification of the Nuclear Receptor Superfamily a},
  author={Hector Escriv{\'a} and M C Langlois and Ricardo L. de Mendonça and R J Pierce and Vincent Laudet},
  journal={Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences},
  year={1998},
  volume={839}
}
Nuclear receptors play an important part in the regulation of cell growth and differentiation by providing a direct link between signaling molecules and the transcriptional response.1 These receptors are grouped into a large superfamily which includes receptors for steroid hormones, vitamin D, ecdysone, retinoic acids (alltrans or 9-cis isoforms), or thyroid hormones. It was recently discovered that fatty acids, farnesol, or prostaglandin J2 metabolites may act through binding to nuclear… Expand
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