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Module 5: Figure tyrosine phosphatase superfamily

Summary of the protein tyrosine phosphatase (PTP) superfamily.

There is a very large family of protein tyrosine phosphatases (PTPs). Some are located in the cytoplasm, whereas others are so called receptor-type PTPs. See the text for further details. Reproduced from Curr. Opin. Cell Biol., Vol. 13, Tonks, N.K. and Neel, B.G., Combinatorial control of the specificity of protein tyrosine phosphatases, pp. 182–195. Copyright (2001), with permission from Elsevier; see Tonks and Neel 2001.