Definitions of B50 Protein

  1. A nervous tissue specific protein which is highly expressed in neurons during development and nerve regeneration. It has been implicated in neurite outgrowth, long- term potentiation, signal transduction, and neurotransmitter release. ( From Neurotoxicology 1994; 15( 1): 41- 7) It is also a substrate of PROTEIN KINASE C.