eIF-4B

Known as: Eukaryotic Translation Initiation Factor 4B, eIF4B, protein initiation factor eIF-4B 
Eukaryotic translation initiation factor 4B (611 aa, ~69 kDa) is encoded by the human EIF4B gene. This protein plays a role in the initiation of… (More)
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2011
Highly Cited
2011
Recent studies demonstrate that rapid antidepressant response to ketamine is mediated by activation of the mammalian target of… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
The eucaryotic translation initiation factor 4B (eIF4B) stimulates the helicase activity of the DEAD box protein eIF4A to unwind… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
The 5'-cap and the poly(A) tail act synergistically to increase the translational efficiency of eukaryotic mRNAs, which suggests… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
The cap structure, m7GpppN, is present at the 5'-end of all eukaryotic cellular (except organellar) mRNAs. Initiation of… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
Eukaryotic translation is initiated following binding of ribosomes either to the capped 5' end of an mRNA or to an internal… (More)
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1995
1995
The Saccharomyces cerevisiae TIF3 gene encodes the yeast homologue of mammalian translation initiation factor eIF-4B. We have… (More)
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1994
Highly Cited
1994
Eukaryotic translation initiation factor-4A (eIF-4A) plays a critical role in binding of eukaryotic mRNAs to ribosomes. It has… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
eIF-4A is a translation initiation factor that exhibits bidirectional RNA unwinding activity in vitro in the presence of another… (More)
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1991
1991
We investigated the possibility that insulin could stimulate translation of ornithine decarboxylase (ODC) mRNA in a murine… (More)
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1990
1990
Exposure of quiescent, serum-starved 3T3-L1 cells to insulin promotes phosphorylation of initiation factors eIF-4F, eIF-4B, and… (More)
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