Published in Mental Health Business Week, March 26th, 2005
"Fyn protein-tyrosine kinase (PTK), a member of the Src-PTK family, is essential for myelin development in the central nervous system (CNS). The absence of Fyn activity results in defects in the morphogenesis of oligodendrocyte precursors (OPCs) and CNS hypomyelination.
"However," wrote Z.F. Lu and colleagues, Emory University, "molecular mechanisms for Fyn to control CNS myelinogenesis remain elusive.
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