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Gene Symbol MPL
Synonyms C-MPL | CD110 | MPLV | THCYT2 | THPOR | TPOR
Gene Description MPL, MPL proto-oncogene, thrombopoietin receptor, binds the cytokine, thrombopoietin, to induce signaling of JAK2 and TYK2 to activate several signal transduction pathways to control blood cell development (PMID: 16834459, PMID: 28408900). MPL mutations are often found in myeloproliferative neoplasms (PMID: 27727468, PMID: 31858134, PMID: 31750750).
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