cyclin

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cy·clin

 (sī′klĭn)
n.
Any of a class of proteins that fluctuate in concentration at specific points during the cell cycle and that regulate the cycle by binding to a kinase.
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cyclin

(ˈsaɪklɪn)
n
a type of protein in cell nuclei whose concentration changes cyclically throughout the cell cycle
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Cyclin B is a mitotic cyclin and CDK1 is a highly conserved protein, which is a key player in cell cycle regulation.
Identification of a novel ubiquitin-conjugating enzyme involved in mitotic cyclin degradation.