TNF-mediated dimerization of procaspase-8

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R-HSA-141159
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Homo sapiens
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Monomeric caspase-8 zymogens undergo dimerization and subsequent conformational changes at the TRADD:TRAF2:RIP1:FADD:Capase-8 receptor complex leading to the formation of the catalytically active form of procaspase-8.

Literature References
PubMed ID Title Journal Year
12620240 Insights into the regulatory mechanism for caspase-8 activation

Grütter, MG, Briand, C, Mac Sweeney, A, Donepudi, M

Mol. Cell 2003
18485876 TNF-alpha induces two distinct caspase-8 activation pathways

Wang, X, Wang, L, Du, F

Cell 2008
12887920 Induction of TNF receptor I-mediated apoptosis via two sequential signaling complexes

Micheau, O, Tschopp, J

Cell 2003
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