troponin C

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Troponin C is a calcium-binding protein with similar homology to calmodulin. It forms part of the troponin complex. The binding of calcium produces a conformational change which modulates the activity of other proteins. This is vital to the functioning of skeletal and cardiac muscle where formation of the complex triggers activation of contractile proteins.

Last reviewed 04/2022

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