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Gene Family: Type 1 receptor serine/threonine kinases

Also known as : "Type I receptor serine/threonine kinases", "activin receptor-like kinases", "ALKs"

Genes contained within the family: 7

Approved Symbol Approved Name Previous Symbols Synonyms Chromosome
ACVRL1 activin A receptor like type 1 ACVRLK1, ORW2 HHT2, ALK1, HHT 12q13.13
ACVR1 activin A receptor type 1 ACVRLK2 SKR1, ALK2, ACVR1A 2q24.1
ACVR1B activin A receptor type 1B ACVRLK4 ALK4, SKR2, ActRIB 12q13.13
ACVR1C activin A receptor type 1C ALK7, ACVRLK7 2q24.1
BMPR1A bone morphogenetic protein receptor type 1A ACVRLK3 ALK3, CD292 10q23.2
BMPR1B bone morphogenetic protein receptor type 1B ALK6, CDw293 4q22.3
TGFBR1 transforming growth factor beta receptor 1 MSSE, ESS1 ALK-5, ACVRLK4, ALK5, TBRI, TBR-i 9q22.33