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Fak  -  Focal adhesion kinase

Drosophila melanogaster

Synonyms: CG10023, CT28129, DFAK, DFak, DFak56, ...
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  2. Expression of DFak56, a Drosophila homolog of vertebrate focal adhesion kinase, supports a role in cell migration in vivo. Fox, G.L., Rebay, I., Hynes, R.O. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. (1999) [Pubmed]
  3. Focal adhesion kinase controls morphogenesis of the Drosophila optic stalk. Murakami, S., Umetsu, D., Maeyama, Y., Sato, M., Yoshida, S., Tabata, T. Development (2007) [Pubmed]
  4. DFak56 is a novel Drosophila melanogaster focal adhesion kinase. Palmer, R.H., Fessler, L.I., Edeen, P.T., Madigan, S.J., McKeown, M., Hunter, T. J. Biol. Chem. (1999) [Pubmed]
  5. Focal adhesion kinase is not required for integrin function or viability in Drosophila. Grabbe, C., Zervas, C.G., Hunter, T., Brown, N.H., Palmer, R.H. Development (2004) [Pubmed]
  6. Command and control: regulatory pathways controlling invasive behavior of the border cells. Montell, D.J. Mech. Dev. (2001) [Pubmed]
  7. DWnt4 regulates cell movement and focal adhesion kinase during Drosophila ovarian morphogenesis. Cohen, E.D., Mariol, M.C., Wallace, R.M., Weyers, J., Kamberov, Y.G., Pradel, J., Wilder, E.L. Dev. Cell (2002) [Pubmed]
  8. Identification of one intron loss and phylogenetic evolution of Dfak gene in the Drosophila melanogaster species group. Jin, S., Hu, G.A., Qian, Y.H., Zhang, L., Zhang, J., Qiu, G., Zeng, Q.T., Gui, J.F. Genetica (2005) [Pubmed]
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