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Symbol of the month - June 2016

Unspecified Entity (PD)

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Pathway of the month

This month's pathway is an SBGN-PD diagram based on the following paper published in the October 2014 issue of the Cell magazine (PubMed ID: 25303525).

Ma H, Groth RD, Cohen SM, Emery JF, Li B, Hoedt E, Zhang G, Neubert TA, Tsien RW. (2014) γCaMKII shuttles Ca²⁺/CaM to the nucleus to trigger CREB phosphorylation and gene expression. Cell 159,281-294.

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This diagram is also available in SBGN-ML format.



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SBGN News (06 Jan. '16) Congratulations to Nicolas Le Novere and Alexander Mazein, elected SBGN editors for the period 2016-2018.

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