PTPRD gene

protein tyrosine phosphatase, receptor type D

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From NCBI Gene:

The protein encoded by this gene is a member of the protein tyrosine phosphatase (PTP) family. PTPs are known to be signaling molecules that regulate a variety of cellular processes including cell growth, differentiation, mitotic cycle, and oncogenic transformation. This PTP contains an extracellular region, a single transmembrane segment and two tandem intracytoplasmic catalytic domains, and thus represents a receptor-type PTP. The extracellular region of this protein is composed of three Ig-like and eight fibronectin type III-like domains. Studies of the similar genes in chicken and fly suggest the role of this PTP is in promoting neurite growth, and regulating neurons axon guidance. Multiple alternatively spliced transcript variants of this gene have been reported. A related pseudogene has been identified on chromosome 5. [provided by RefSeq, Jan 2010]

Cytogenetic Location: 9p24.1-p23, which is the short (p) arm of chromosome 9 between positions 24.1 and 23

Molecular Location: base pairs 8,314,246 to 10,612,840 on chromosome 9 (Homo sapiens Annotation Release 108, GRCh38.p7) (NCBI)

Cytogenetic Location: 9p24.1-p23, which is the short (p) arm of chromosome 9 between positions 24.1 and 23
  • HPTP
  • HPTPD
  • HPTPDELTA
  • PTPD
  • RPTPDELTA