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Unformatted text preview: What are two common second messengers? What are the characteristics of second messengers? How is cAMP formed? What is the enzyme responsible for the reaction? What does cAMP usually act on/activate? Why is Ca 2+ an important second messenger? Where is Ca 2+ usually found? What are 2 second messengers associated with Ca 2+ ? What are nuclear and cytoplasmic responses? What are two important benefits of multistep pathways? What is apoptosis and how is it triggered? What is the main enzyme involved? What does apoptosis prevent? What are scaffolding proteins and what are their purpose? How are signals terminated?...
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This note was uploaded on 11/07/2011 for the course BIO bsc2010 taught by Professor Trombley during the Spring '08 term at FSU.
- Spring '08