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Gene Symbol EPHB6
Synonyms HEP
Gene Description EPHB6, EPH receptor B6, is a kinase-inactive member of the Eph receptor tyrosine kinase family that regulates cell adhesion and migration (PMID: 15955811). Downregulation of EphB6 is associated with metastasis and invasive behavior in several tumor types (PMID: 25239188), including gastric cancer (PMID: 28453458) and colon cancer (PMID: 28262839).


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