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transcription factor NF-kappa B

Ubiquitous, inducible, nuclear transcriptional activator that binds to enhancer elements in many different cell types and is activated by pathogenic stimuli. The NF-kappa B complex is a heterodimer composed of two DNA-binding subunits: NF-kappa B1 and relA.
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  • NF-kappaB
  • nuclear factor NF-kappa B
  • NF-kB
  • nuclear factor-kappaB
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