Eukaryotic Initiation Factor-2

Known as: Eukaryotic Peptide Initiation Factor 2, EIF-2, Peptide Initiation Factor EIF-2 
Eukaryotic initiation factor of protein synthesis. In higher eukaryotes the factor consists of three subunits: alpha, beta, and gamma. As initiation… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
In response to environmental stress, cells induce a program of gene expression designed to remedy cellular damage or… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Nuclear factor kappaB (NF-kappaB) serves to coordinate the transcription of genes in response to diverse environmental stresses… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
Phosphorylation of eukaryotic initiation factor 2 alpha (eIF-2 alpha) is typically associated with stress responses and causes a… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
Phosphorylation of eukaryotic initiation factor-2 (eIF2) by pancreatic eIF2 kinase (PEK), induces a program of translational… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
Reperfusion after global brain ischemia results initially in a widespread suppression of protein synthesis in neurons, which… (More)
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1999
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1999
Protein synthesis and the folding of the newly synthesized proteins into the correct three-dimensional structure are coupled in… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
In response to various environmental stresses, eukaryotic cells down-regulate protein synthesis by phosphorylation of the alpha… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Translation of picornavirus RNA is initiated after ribosomal binding to an internal ribosomal entry site (IRES) within the 5… (More)
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
Guanine nucleotide exchange factor (GEF) is a multisubunit protein involved in the initiation of translation. Although numerous… (More)
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
Phosphorylation of the alpha subunit of eukaryotic initiation factor 2 (eIF-2) is a major mechanism regulating protein synthesis… (More)
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