General Information:

Id: 964 (click here to show other Interactions for entry)
Diseases: Diabetes mellitus, type II - [OMIM]
Insulin resistance
Obesity - [OMIM]
Mammalia
review
Reference: Frojdo S et al.(2009) Alterations of insulin signaling in type 2 diabetes: a review of the current evidence from humans Biochim. Biophys. Acta 2: 83-92 [PMID: 19041393]

Interaction Information:

Comment The action of insulin is initiated by binding to its cognate receptor and activation of the receptor's intrinsic protein tyrosine kinase activity, resulting in the phosphorylation of tyrosine residues located in the cytoplasmic face.
Formal Description
Interaction-ID: 73819

complex/PPI

Insulin receptor

increases_activity of