ALK
Description Neuronal orphan receptor tyrosine kinase that is essentially and transiently expressed in specific regions of the central and peripheral nervous systems and plays an important role in the genesis and differentiation of the nervous system. Transduces signals from ligands at the cell surface, through specific activation of the mitogen-activated protein kinase (MAPK) pathway.   Source
Gene Symbol ALK Gene
Protein Name ALK tyrosine kinase receptor Uniprot
Synonyms anaplastic lymphoma kinase; ALK and 6 more synonyms used to describe this biomarker that Amplion uses in its algorithms.

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