FASTK(redirected from Fas-activated serine/threonine kinase)
FASTKA gene on chromosome 7q35 that encodes a serine/threonine kinase activated by dephosphorylation that in turn phosphorylates the splicing regulator TIA1, leading to an mRNA encoding a pro-apoptotic form of the receptor. It is expressed in the heart, brain, placenta, lungs, liver, skeletal muscle, kidneys and pancreas.
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