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Receptors, Retinoic Acid

Proteins in the nucleus or cytoplasm that specifically bind RETINOIC ACID or RETINOL and trigger changes in the behavior of cells. Retinoic acid receptors, like steroid receptors, are ligand-activated transcription regulators. Several types have been recognized.

Year introduced: 1994

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Tree Number(s): D12.776.826.701, D12.776.930.775

MeSH Unique ID: D018168

Entry Terms:

  • Retinoic Acid Receptor
  • Receptor, Retinoic Acid
  • Retinoic Acid Receptors
  • Retinoic Acid-Binding Proteins
  • Proteins, Retinoic Acid-Binding
  • Retinoic Acid Binding Proteins

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