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Thyroid Hormone Receptors

Handbook of Physiology, The Endocrine System, Hormonal Control of Growth

  1. Ronald J. Koenig

Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

DOI: 10.1002/cphy.cp070523

Comprehensive Physiology

Comprehensive Physiology

How to Cite

Koenig, R. J. 2011. Thyroid Hormone Receptors. Comprehensive Physiology. 737–755.

Author Information

  1. Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine, The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

Abstract

The sections in this article are:

  • 1
    3,5,3′ Triiodo-l-Thyronine (T3) Receptors: Overview
  • 2
    T3 Receptor Functional Unit on DNA
    • 2.1
      Retinoid X Receptors
    • 2.2
      Other Potential Heterodimerization Partners
  • 3
    Structure and Function of the DNA Binding Domain
  • 4
    Structure and Function of the Ligand Binding Domain
  • 5
    Activity of Unliganded T3 Receptors
  • 6
    Activation of Transcription by T3
  • 7
    Activation of Transcription by Unliganded T3 Receptors
  • 8
    Repression of Transcription by T3
  • 9
    Phosphorylation of T3 Receptors
  • 10
    Summary