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"Cyclins" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

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A large family of regulatory proteins that function as accessory subunits to a variety of CYCLIN-DEPENDENT KINASES. They generally function as ENZYME ACTIVATORS that drive the CELL CYCLE through transitions between phases. A subset of cyclins may also function as transcriptional regulators.

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This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Cyclins" by people in this website by year, and whether "Cyclins" was a major or minor topic of these publications.
Bar chart showing 63 publications over 21 distinct years, with a maximum of 6 publications in 1996 and 1997 and 2000 and 2003 and 2004
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