Figure 13.21. Cyclic AMP-inducible gene expression.

Figure 13.21Cyclic AMP-inducible gene expression

The free catalytic subunit of protein kinase A translocates to the nucleus and phosphorylates the transcription factor CREB (CRE-binding protein), leading to expression of cAMP-inducible genes.

From: Pathways of Intracellular Signal Transduction

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