USF2 protein, human

Known as: bHLHb12, Class B Basic Helix-Loop-Helix Protein 12, Major Late Transcription Factor 2 
Upstream stimulatory factor 2 (346 aa, ~37 kDa) is encoded by the human USF2 gene. This protein is involved in gene expression.
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
MicroRNAs (miRNA) are small noncoding, single-stranded RNAs that inhibit gene expression at a posttranscriptional level, whose… (More)
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2008
2008
Transcription factors and histone modifications are crucial regulators of gene expression that mutually influence each other. We… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
We previously reported the disruption of the murine gene encoding the transcription factor USF2 and its consequences on glucose… (More)
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2001
2001
Hypermethylation of the FMR1 promoter reduces its transcriptional activity, resulting in the mental retardation and… (More)
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1999
1999
In the liver, transcription of several genes encoding lipogenic and glycolytic enzymes, in particular the gene for fatty acid… (More)
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1998
1998
USF1 and USF2 are ubiquitous transcription factors of the basic helix-loop-helix leucine zipper family. They form homo- and… (More)
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1998
1998
USF1 and USF2 are ubiquitously expressed transcription factors implicated as antagonists of the c-Myc protooncoprotein in the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
The ubiquitous upstream stimulatory factor (USF) transcription factors encoded by two distinct genes (USF1 and USF2) exist under… (More)
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1996
1996
USF is a family of basic helix-loop transcriptional factors that recognizes DNA-binding sites similar to those of the Myc… (More)
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1995
1995
Fatty acid synthase (FAS) plays a central role in de novo lipogenesis in mammals. The concentration or activity of FAS in liver… (More)
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