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Receptor tyrosine phosphatases: The worm clears the picture

Zinn, Kai (1998) Receptor tyrosine phosphatases: The worm clears the picture. Current Biology, 8 (20). R725-R726. ISSN 0960-9822. doi:10.1016/S0960-9822(98)70459-2.

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Recent work on the Caenorhabditis elegans clr-1 gene shows that the receptor tyrosine phosphatase that it encodes negatively regulates a receptor tyrosine kinase related to mammalian fibroblast growth factor receptors. This opens up a promising system for investigating receptor tyrosine phosphatase function.

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Additional Information:© 1998 Current Biology Ltd. Work on development in the author’s laboratory is supported by the NIH, the Human Frontiers Science Project, and the Keck Foundation.
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Official Citation:Kai Zinn, Receptor tyrosine phosphatases: The worm clears the picture, Current Biology, Volume 8, Issue 20, 8 October 1998, Pages R725-R726, ISSN 0960-9822, (
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