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Estrogen receptor and tamoxifen

PDB ID: 3ERT

Estrogen receptor binds to the hormone estrogen and modifies the transcription of genes involved in sexual development. This structure includes the portion of the protein that binds to estrogen, with the anti-cancer drug tamoxifen blocking the binding site.

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OHT
OHT : 4-HYDROXYTAMOXIFEN
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Reference

PDB ID: 3ERT , Pubmed

The structural basis of estrogen receptor/coactivator recognition and the antagonism of this interaction by tamoxifen.

Shiau, A.K., Barstad, D., Loria, P.M., Cheng, L., Kushner, P.J., Agard, D.A., Greene, G.L.

Journal: (1998) Cell(Cambridge,Mass.) 95: 927-937


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