EPHA6(redirected from EPA6)
EPHA6A gene on chromosome 3q11.2 that encodes a member of the ephrin-A receptor subfamily of receptor tyrosine kinases, which “promiscuously” bind membrane-bound ephrin-A family ligands residing on adjacent cells, leading to contact-dependent bidirectional signalling into neighbouring cells. EPNA6 is expressed in the brain and testes.
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