Rho Proteins

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Rho Family Of GTPases - Applications - Cancer
... After finding that Ras proteins are mutated in 30% of human cancers, it was suspected that mutated rho proteins are also involved in cancer reproduction, as the ... in their review that, as of August 2007, no mutations have been found in rho proteins, and only one has been found to be genetically altered ... To explain the role of rho pathways without mutation, researchers have now turned to the regulators of rho activity and the levels of expression of the rho proteins for answers ...
... Rhotekin is a protein that in humans is encoded by the RTKN gene ... This gene encodes a scaffold protein that interacts with GTP-bound Rho proteins ... Binding of this protein inhibits the GTPase activity of Rho proteins ...

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