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Gene Symbol NUAK1
Synonyms ARK5
Gene Description NUAK1, NUAK family kinase 1, encodes an AMPK-related kinase and plays a role in cell survival and the regulation of metabolic homeostasis (PMID: 23873311). Elevated expression of NUAK1 has been linked to prognosis in a variety of cancer types including gastric cancer, ovarian cancer, and non-small cell lung carcinoma (PMID: 24943992, PMID: 27833898, PMID: 23215946).


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