A receptor tyrosine kinase specific to hematopoietic stem and progenitor cell-enriched populations.

Abstract

To elucidate the molecular biology of the hematopoietic stem cell, we have begun to isolate genes from murine cell populations enriched in stem cell activity. One such cDNA encodes a novel receptor tyrosine kinase, designated fetal liver kinase-2 or flk-2, which is related to the W locus gene product c-kit. Expression analyses suggest an extremely… (More)

Topics

Figures and Tables

Sorry, we couldn't extract any figures or tables for this paper.