EGR1 binds the PTEN gene promoter

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R-HSA-8944078
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Reaction [binding]
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Homo sapiens
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In response to UV-induced DNA damage, expresion levels of both EGR1 and PTEN increase. EGR1 binds directly to the EGR1 binding site GCGGCGGCG in the promoter region of PTEN to stimulate PTEN transcription (Virolle et al. 2001).

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PubMed ID Title Journal Year
11781575 The Egr-1 transcription factor directly activates PTEN during irradiation-induced signalling

Virolle, T, Adamson, ED, Baron, V, Birle, D, Mercola, D, Mustelin, T, de Belle, I

Nat. Cell Biol. 2001
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