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Ptprb  -  protein tyrosine phosphatase, receptor...

Mus musculus

Synonyms: 3230402H02Rik, C130094E24, Protein-tyrosine phosphatase beta, Ptpz, R-PTP-beta, ...
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  • Thus, the activity of VE-PTP is not required for the initial formation of blood vessels, yet it is essential for their maintenance and remodeling [1].


  1. Vascular endothelial cell-specific phosphotyrosine phosphatase (VE-PTP) activity is required for blood vessel development. Bäumer, S., Keller, L., Holtmann, A., Funke, R., August, B., Gamp, A., Wolburg, H., Wolburg-Buchholz, K., Deutsch, U., Vestweber, D. Blood (2006) [Pubmed]
  2. Functional interaction of vascular endothelial-protein-tyrosine phosphatase with the angiopoietin receptor Tie-2. Fachinger, G., Deutsch, U., Risau, W. Oncogene (1999) [Pubmed]
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