Day 175 (Xq21.33-Xq22.2): Bruton’s tyrosine kinase

ogden_brutonhttps://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ogden_Bruton

Day 175 has 61 protein-coding genes (browser view) including BTK (Bruton’s tyrosine kinase.)

BTK is important in B cells in the immune cells, and is named after Ogden Bruton, who discovered a disease linked to it. It is an important cancer drug target.

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