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Lymphocyte Specific Protein Tyrosine Kinase p56(lck)

"Lymphocyte Specific Protein Tyrosine Kinase p56(lck)" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

This enzyme is a lymphoid-specific src family tyrosine kinase that is critical for T-cell development and activation. Lck is associated with the cytoplasmic domains of CD4, CD8 and the beta-chain of the IL-2 receptor, and is thought to be involved in the earliest steps of TCR-mediated T-cell activation.


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Bar chart showing 70 publications over 25 distinct years, with a maximum of 8 publications in 1995
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