STK40

STK40

A gene on chromosome 1p34.3 that encodes a serine/threonine protein kinase thought to downregulate NF-kappaB and p53-mediated gene transcription. It is highly expressed in most tissues.
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The genes containing very highly selective SNPs with p-value <0.01 (nearly top 1% SNPs) in all traits and p-value <0.001 (nearly top 0.1%) in any traits were phosphodiesterase 4B (PDE4B), serine/threonine kinase 40 (STK40), collagen, type XI, alpha 1 (COL11A1), ephrin-A1 (EFNA1), netrin 4 (NTN4), neuron specific gene family member 1 (NSG1), estrogen receptor 1 (ESR1), neurexin 3 (NRXN3), spectrin, beta, non-erythrocytic 1 (SPTBN1), ADP-ribosylation factor interacting protein 1 (ARFIP1), mutL homolog 1 (MLH1), transmembrane channel-like 7 (TMC7), carboxypeptidase X, member 2 (CPXM2), and ADAM metallopeptidase domain 12 (ADAM12).
STK40 Series thermoplastic elastomers have been found to overmold onto acrylics with excellent results, according to the company.