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What does CRTC stand for?

CRTC stands for CREB (cAMP (Cyclic Adenosine Monophosphate) Response Element-Binging) Regulated Transcription Coactivator (gene)


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Long-term potentiation, the Hebb rule, and CREB protein are associated with the formation of long-term memories.
In humans, changes in CREB protein expression and phosphorylation have been demonstrated in those committing suicide, and the CREB1 region has been linked to major depressive disorder," the investigators said.
These studies also found that blocking the activation of a transcription factor called CREB and a critical cell survival signaling kinase called Akt disrupted prostate cancer cell growth and induced cell death, a balance that is altered in cancer cells.