A phosphatase controls the fate of receptor-regulated Smads.

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Journal Article (Review)

In this issue of Cell, Lin et al. (2006) answer one of the long-standing questions in the TGFbeta field by identifying a phosphatase, PPM1A, that directly dephosphorylates Smad2 and Smad3 to limit their activation.

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Cited Authors

  • Schilling, SH; Datto, MB; Wang, X-F

Published Date

  • June 2006

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 125 / 5

Start / End Page

  • 838 - 840

PubMed ID

  • 16751094

Pubmed Central ID

  • 16751094

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1097-4172

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0092-8674

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.cell.2006.05.015

Language

  • eng