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Oncogene, from human colon carcinoma, encoding a receptor tyrosine kinase.

The trk gene product is a receptor for NGF, that of the trkB gene the receptor for neurotrophin 4 and BDNF and the trkC gene the receptor for NT 3.

This entry appears with permission from the Dictionary of Cell and Molecular Biology

(11 Mar 2008)

trivial name, trivium, -trix, trizonal < Prev | Next > tRNA, tRNA(1-methylguanosine)methyltransferase

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