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Gene Symbol SYK
Synonyms IMD82 | p72-Syk
Gene Description SYK, spleen associated tyrosine kinase, is a non-receptor tyrosine kinase that functions in immune cell activation and cell survival (PMID: 25447675, PMID: 24975478, PMID: 29611449). Aberrant activation and expression of SYK is associated with several hematological and epithelial tumor types (PMID: 25447675, PMID: 24975478), and decreased expression has been observed in breast cancer (PMID: 31817924).
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