Rank FAQs:


Q: Is a Rank the receptor for RANK-Ligand and part of the RANK/RANKL/OPG signaling pathway that regulates osteoclast differentiation and activation?

A: Yes.

Q: Is a Rank expressed in key regions of the brain associated with thermoregulation?

A: Yes.

Q: Is a Rank a 616 amino acid type I transmembrane protein?

A: Yes.

Q: Is a Rank constitutively expressed in mammary epithelial tissues?

A: Yes.

Q: Is a Rank constitutively expressed in skeletal muscle?

A: Yes, and thymus, liver, colon, small intestine, adrenal gland, osteoclast, mammary gland epithelial cells, prostate, vascular cell, and pancreas.

Q: Is a Rank encoded on human chromosome 18q22?

A: Yes.