The TEK receptor tyrosine kinase is expressed almost exclusively in endothelial cells. TEK signaling appears to be critical for endothelial cell-smooth muscle cell communication in venous morphogenesis, and defects in TEK are associated with inherited venous malformations.
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TIE Kinase Family
Contents & Storage
Storage Buffer: 50mM Tris-HCl, pH 7.5, 150mM NaCl, 0.5mM EDTA, 0.02% Triton X-100, 2mM DTT, 50% glycerol Store at -80°C. At first use, aliquot and store at -80°C to avoid multiple freeze-thaws.