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Leukocyte Tyrosine Kinase
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Definition of Leukocyte Tyrosine Kinase
Leukocyte tyrosine kinase is encoded by the human LTK gene. A set of cDNAs represents differently spliced human LTK mRNAs. These cDNAs predict a truncated receptor protein lacking the tyrosine kinase domain and a soluble receptor protein that has neither a transmembrane nor a tyrosine kinase domain. The LTK gene produces not only the putative receptor tyrosine kinase for unknown ligand but also multiple protein products that may have different functions. (from OMIM)

Leukocyte Tyrosine Kinase is from the group

Receptor Tyrosine Kinase

Other Names for Leukocyte Tyrosine Kinase

Leukocyte Tyrosine Kinase
EC 2.7.1.112
LTK
Leukocyte Tyrosine Kinase Receptor
Protein Tyrosine Kinase-1

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