cellular retinoic acid binding protein

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One of the calycin superfamily of fatty acid binding proteins that regulates the transport of retinoic acid to the nuclear retinoic acid receptors. There are several isoforms: CRABP-1 (137 aa), CRABP-2 (138 aa), and CRABP-4 (retinoid-binding protein 7, 134 aa).

Subjects: Medicine and Health.

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