MUSK gene

Known as: MUSCLE, SKELETAL, RECEPTOR TYROSINE KINASE, NSK2, RECEPTOR TYROSINE KINASE NSK2, MOUSE, HOMOLOG OF 
This gene plays a role in receptor tyrosine kinase signal transduction and in neuronal synapse function.
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2018
2018
Congenital myasthenic syndrome (CMS) is a heterogeneous disorder that causes fatigable muscle weakness. CMS has been associated… (More)
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2016
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2016
OBJECTIVES To describe the clinical and genetic features of a Chinese congenital myasthenic syndromes (CMS) patient with two… (More)
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2014
2014
Myasthenia gravis (MG) is an autoimmune disease characterized by muscle weakness associated with acetylcholine receptor (AChR… (More)
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2012
2012
  • Kinji Ohno
  • Rinsho shinkeigaku = Clinical neurology
  • 2012
In myasthenia gravis (MG), 5-15% of patients are positive for MuSK antibodies. MuSK binds to LRP4 and transmits an agrin-mediated… (More)
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2011
2011
The familial occurrence of autoimmune myasthenia gravis (MG) with anti-acetylcholine receptor antibodies (AChR Ab) has been… (More)
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2008
2008
complex interchange of signals to efficiently juxtapose presynaptic release sites with specialized postsynaptic sites. Neuronal… (More)
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2003
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2003
The receptor tyrosine kinase MuSK is activated by agrin, an extracellular matrix protein believed to be utilized by motoneurons… (More)
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1999
1999
Differentiation of the postsynaptic membrane at the neuromuscular junction requires agrin, a nerve-derived signal; MuSK, a… (More)
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1999
1999
MuSK is a receptor tyrosine kinase that initiates the formation of neuromuscular junctions in response to agrin. Little is known… (More)
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1998
1998
In Drosophila, members of the Frizzled family of tissue-polarity genes encode proteins that appear to function as cell-surface… (More)
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