Gene Detail

Gene Symbol NTRK2
Synonyms EIEE58 | GP145-TrkB | OBHD | trk-B | TRKB
Gene Description NTRK2 (neurotrophic tyrosine kinase, receptor, type 2) is membrane receptor tyrosine kinase that binds neurotrophins, initiating signaling cascades that lead to cell growth and differentiation. Inappropriately regulated NTRK2 may be involved in initiation and metastasis of some cancers (PMID: 17008023).
Entrez Id 4915
Chromosome 9
Map Location 9q21.33
Canonical Transcript NM_001018064


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