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Chemical Nodal Protein

Name Nodal Protein
Definition The founding member of the nodal signaling ligand family of proteins. Nodal protein was originally discovered in the region of the mouse embryo primitive streak referred to as HENSEN'S NODE. It is expressed asymmetrically on the left side in chordates and plays a critical role in the genesis of left-right asymmetry during vertebrate development.
Curation Status No associations have been curated for this chemical yet.
MeSH® ID D055457
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ChemicalsBiological Factors Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Intercellular Signaling Peptides and Proteins Has associated genes Has associated diseases TGF-beta Superfamily Proteins Nodal Signaling Ligands Nodal Protein

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Nodal Protein
  NODAL protein, human
  Nodal protein, mouse