BOK gene

Known as: MGC4631, BCL2L9, BCL2-Related Ovarian Killer Gene 
This gene plays a role in the activation of apoptosis.
National Institutes of Health

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1942-2017
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2016
2016
The mitochondrial pathway of apoptosis is initiated by mitochondrial outer membrane permeabilization (MOMP). The BCL-2 family… (More)
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2015
2015
B-cell lymphoma 2 (BCL-2) ovarian killer (BOK) is a BCL-2 family protein with high homology to the multidomain proapoptotic… (More)
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2014
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2014
Improvements in the spatial resolution of structural and functional MRI are beginning to enable analysis of intracortical… (More)
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2013
2013
The pro-apoptotic BCL-2 family member BOK is widely expressed and resembles the multi-BH domain proteins BAX and BAK based on its… (More)
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2013
2013
The multi-BCL-2 homology domain pro-apoptotic BCL-2 family members BAK and BAX have critical roles in apoptosis. They are… (More)
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2012
2012
BOK/MTD was discovered as a protein that binds to the anti-apoptotic Bcl-2 family member MCL-1 and shares extensive amino-acid… (More)
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2006
2006
Bok/Mtd (Bcl-2-related ovarian killer/Matador) is considered a pro-apoptotic member of the Bcl-2 family. Although identified in… (More)
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2004
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2004
Cellular stress leads to DNA damage and activation of the intrinsic apoptotic pathway in which translocation of mitochondrial… (More)
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2004
2004
Apoptosis during preimplantation development has received much interest because of its potential role in eliminating defective… (More)
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1997
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1997
In the intracellular death program, hetero- and homodimerization of different anti- and pro-apoptotic Bcl-2-related proteins are… (More)
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