|Description: BDNF/NT-3 growth factors receptor precursor (EC 184.108.40.206)(Neurotrophic tyrosine kinase receptor type 2) (TrkB tyrosine kinase)(GP145-TrkB) (Trk-B).|
Ensembl ID: ENSG00000148053
UniprotKB/SwissProt: NTRK2_HUMAN (Q16620)
Function: Receptor for brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF), neurotrophin-3 and neurotrophin-4/5 but not nerve growth factor (NGF). Involved in the development and/or maintenance of the nervous system. This is a tyrosine-protein kinase receptor. Known substrates for the TRK receptors are SHC1, PI-3 kinase, and PLC- gamma-1.
Other Modifications: View all modification sites in dbPTM
Protein Subcellular Localization: Membrane; Single-pass type I membrane protein.