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Cell signalling
Cell signalling

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Figure: 1 Copyright © Michael Snyder

Figure 2, 6, 11, 12, 23, 25, 27, 30a, b, c, 32, 41, 44, 46 Alberts, B. et al. (2002) Molecular Biology of the Cell, 4th edn, Garland Science, reproduced with permission of Routledge/Taylor and Francis Books, Inc

Figure 9 Jhun, B.H. (1995) ‘The MATK tyrosine kinase interacts in a specific and SH2-dependant manner with c-Kit’, Journal of Biological Chemistry, 270 (16), The American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Figure 21b, c, d Courtesy of Nigel Unwin, MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Cambridge

Figure 21e, 13.22 Gomberts, B.D. et al (2002) Signal Transduction, Academic Press

Figures 38, 40 Cowley, S. et al (1994) ‘Activation of MAP kinase kinase is necessary and sufficient for PC12 differentiation and for transformation of NIH 3T3 cells’, Cell 77, pp. 841-852, copyright © 1994, with permission from Elsevier

Figure 4 Eycherman, S. et al (2001) ‘Design and application of cytokine-receptor-based interaction trap’, Nature Cell Biology, 3(12)

Table 1 Gomperts, B.D. et al (2002) Signal Transduction, Academic Press

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