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U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Orphan Nuclear Receptors

    A broad category of receptor-like proteins that may play a role in transcriptional-regulation in the CELL NUCLEUS. Many of these proteins are similar in structure to known NUCLEAR RECEPTORS but appear to lack a functional ligand-binding domain, while in other cases the specific ligands have yet to be identified.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of orphan nuclear receptors in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of orphan nuclear receptors in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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