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Convergence, Divergence, and Crosstalk Among Signaling Pathways Signals from a variety of unrelated receptors can converge to activate a common effector (e.g., Ras) Signals from the same ligand, e.g., EGF or insulin, can
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Unformatted text preview: diverge to activate a variety of different effectors. This leads to diverse cellular responses Signals can be passed back and forth between different pathways, a phenomenon known as crosstalk...
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