A novel member of lymphocyte-specific protein tyrosine kinase protein identified in lamprey, Lampetra japonica.

Lymphocyte-specific protein tyrosine kinase p56 (Lck) is a member of the Src family of non-receptor protein tyrosine kinase. Lck plays an important role in mediating T-cell receptor (TCR) signal transduction and the development, differentiation, proliferation, and activation of T-cells [1]. Lck contains N-terminus of myristylation sequence, a unique… CONTINUE READING