Gene Detail

Gene Symbol PTPRB
Synonyms HPTP-BETA | HPTPB | PTPB | R-PTP-BETA | VEPTP
Gene Description PTPRB, protein tyrosine phosphatase, receptor type B, is primarily expressed in endothelial cells and plays a role in cell spreading and migration (PMID: 24451369). Recurrent mutations in PTPRB have been linked to angiosarcoma (PMID: 24633157).
Entrez Id 5787
Chromosome 12
Map Location 12q15
Canonical Transcript NM_002837


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