Genes

DDR1

Discoidin domain receptor tyrosine kinase 1 (DDR1) is a gene that encodes a protein receptor tyrosine kinase that functions in the communication of cells with their microenvironment. The protein also regulates cell growth, differentiation, and metabolism. Missense mutations, nonsense mutations, silent mutations, and frameshift deletions and insertions are observed in cancers such as intestinal cancer, skin cancer, and stomach cancer.

Modified: July 1, 2015

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