full name
KIT ligand

synonyms
FPH2, Kitl, KL-1, MGF, SCF, SF, SHEP7, KITLG, ENSG00000049130

HGNC
HGNC:6343

Entrez Gene
Gene:4254

ENSEMBL
ENSG00000049130

location
chr: 12
start: 88886570
stop: 88974250
strand: -

OMIM
OMIM:184745: KITLG
OMIM:616697: Deafness, autosomal dominant 69, unilateral or asymmetric
OMIM:145250: Hyperpigmentation with or without hypopigmentation
OMIM:611664: [Skin/hair/eye pigmentation 7, blond/brown hair]

transcripts
NM_003994.5
NM_000899.4

pathways
ARMS-mediated activation [NCBI:1269471] [REACTOME:R-HSA-170984] [PUBMED:9069267]
Adaptive Immune System [NCBI:1269171] [REACTOME:R-HSA-1280218] [PUBMED:16551257] [PUBMED:21682741] [PUBMED:11861602]
Axon guidance [NCBI:83065] [KEGG:hsa04360] [NCBI:1270303] [REACTOME:R-HSA-422475] [PUBMED:14682358] [PUBMED:15084255] [PUBMED:11687826] [PUBMED:15818466] [PUBMED:15363605] [PUBMED:12471249] [PUBMED:15630019] [PUBMED:11891122] [PUBMED:15960985] [PUBMED:12677003]
C-MYB transcription factor network [NCBI:138073] [Pathway Interaction Database:cmyb_pathway] [PUBMED:17152050] [PUBMED:1944282] [PUBMED:7964503] [PUBMED:8598284] [PUBMED:15608679] [PUBMED:10619021] [PUBMED:2233716] [PUBMED:9244354] [PUBMED:8654374] [PUBMED:10590070] [PUBMED:17587615] [PUBMED:12424255] [PUBMED:1679531] [PUBMED:17077080] [PUBMED:8946914] [PUBMED:16055116] [PUBMED:11259163] [PUBMED:9659917] [PUBMED:9135152] [PUBMED:7721782] [PUBMED:11290610] [PUBMED:12244173] [PUBMED:11792321] [PUBMED:17242210] [PUBMED:10722757] [PUBMED:8264615] [PUBMED:15687240] [PUBMED:14761981] [PUBMED:10542314] [PUBMED:12673198] [PUBMED:11779867] [PUBMED:8756344] [PUBMED:11427482] [PUBMED:9809063] [PUBMED:10523863] [PUBMED:11094072] [PUBMED:15356292] [PUBMED:11781241] [PUBMED:15778089] [PUBMED:9096387] [PUBMED:17931383] [PUBMED:14576818] [PUBMED:11259170] [PUBMED:8491193] [PUBMED:11581319] [PUBMED:10644988] [PUBMED:7565722] [PUBMED:9490676] [PUBMED:9244356] [PUBMED:17641686] [PUBMED:16407849] [PUBMED:1594249] [PUBMED:17822556] [PUBMED:15867358] [PUBMED:17959653] [PUBMED:7509358] [PUBMED:11287612] [PUBMED:15082531] [PUBMED:10766162] [PUBMED:8756629] [PUBMED:11115410] [PUBMED:7684005] [PUBMED:9566892]
Constitutive Signaling by Aberrant PI3K in Cancer [NCBI:1268880] [REACTOME:R-HSA-2219530] [PUBMED:18317450] [PUBMED:19962665] [PUBMED:20009532] [PUBMED:20713702] [PUBMED:21478295] [PUBMED:16339315] [PUBMED:18079394] [PUBMED:17626883]
Cytokine Signaling in Immune system [NCBI:1269310] [REACTOME:R-HSA-1280215] [PUBMED:12613569]
Cytokine-cytokine receptor interaction [NCBI:83051] [KEGG:hsa04060] [PUBMED:11071910] [PUBMED:12072446] [PUBMED:7791754] [PUBMED:15032600] [PUBMED:12651226] [PUBMED:11252892] [PUBMED:11796220] [PUBMED:11312110] [PUBMED:9862719] [PUBMED:12421671] [PUBMED:12039028] [PUBMED:9759503] [PUBMED:9395284] [PUBMED:11166270] [PUBMED:10714678] [PUBMED:12651221]
DAP12 interactions [NCBI:1269283] [REACTOME:R-HSA-2172127] [PUBMED:19120482] [PUBMED:17220916] [PUBMED:9490415] [PUBMED:18192027] [PUBMED:15884055]
DAP12 signaling [NCBI:1269284] [REACTOME:R-HSA-2424491] [PUBMED:15884055] [PUBMED:17110943] [PUBMED:17220916]
Developmental Biology [NCBI:1270302] [REACTOME:R-HSA-1266738]
Disease [NCBI:1268854] [REACTOME:R-HSA-1643685]
Diseases of signal transduction [NCBI:1268855] [REACTOME:R-HSA-5663202] [PUBMED:12509752]
Downstream signal transduction [NCBI:1269479] [REACTOME:R-HSA-186763] [PUBMED:10508235] [PUBMED:9739761]
Downstream signaling events of B Cell Receptor (BCR) [NCBI:1269185] [REACTOME:R-HSA-1168372] [PUBMED:17052215] [PUBMED:19909372]
FCERI mediated MAPK activation [NCBI:1269299] [REACTOME:R-HSA-2871796] [PUBMED:19290926] [PUBMED:19909365] [PUBMED:17122878]
Fc epsilon receptor (FCERI) signaling [NCBI:1269298] [REACTOME:R-HSA-2454202] [PUBMED:15099567] [PUBMED:21799019]
Frs2-mediated activation [NCBI:1269470] [REACTOME:R-HSA-170968] [PUBMED:9069267]
GAB1 signalosome [NCBI:1269384] [REACTOME:R-HSA-180292] [PUBMED:15550174]
GRB2 events in EGFR signaling [NCBI:1269382] [REACTOME:R-HSA-179812] [PUBMED:11706405] [PUBMED:11498013]
Gastrin-CREB signalling pathway via PKC and MAPK [NCBI:1269592] [REACTOME:R-HSA-881907] [PUBMED:10413847] [PUBMED:7491953] [PUBMED:17698287]
Hematopoietic cell lineage [NCBI:83078] [KEGG:hsa04640] [PUBMED:15629410] [PUBMED:15738953] [PUBMED:11905810] [PUBMED:15156179] [PUBMED:12415312] [PUBMED:14985712] [PUBMED:9927518] [PUBMED:15771582] [PUBMED:14670296] [PUBMED:12360214]
IGF1R signaling cascade [NCBI:1269618] [REACTOME:R-HSA-2428924] [PUBMED:17598937] [PUBMED:20975071] [PUBMED:22649417] [PUBMED:21042815] [PUBMED:18927274] [PUBMED:20098959]
IRS-mediated signalling [NCBI:1269431] [REACTOME:R-HSA-112399]
IRS-related events triggered by IGF1R [NCBI:1269620] [REACTOME:R-HSA-2428928] [PUBMED:17598937] [PUBMED:20975071] [PUBMED:22649417] [PUBMED:18927274] [PUBMED:21042815] [PUBMED:20098959]
Immune System [NCBI:1269170] [REACTOME:R-HSA-168256]
Innate Immune System [NCBI:1269203] [REACTOME:R-HSA-168249]
Insulin receptor signalling cascade [NCBI:1269429] [REACTOME:R-HSA-74751] [PUBMED:9677303] [PUBMED:11282018]
Interleukin receptor SHC signaling [NCBI:1269322] [REACTOME:R-HSA-912526] [PUBMED:8294403]
Interleukin-2 signaling [NCBI:1269321] [REACTOME:R-HSA-451927] [PUBMED:17936914] [PUBMED:18817510] [PUBMED:19543225] [PUBMED:18062768]
Interleukin-3, 5 and GM-CSF signaling [NCBI:1269323] [REACTOME:R-HSA-512988] [PUBMED:10450743] [PUBMED:9766809]
MAPK family signaling cascades [NCBI:1269501] [REACTOME:R-HSA-5683057] [PUBMED:21167873] [PUBMED:17161475] [PUBMED:22535895] [PUBMED:21372320]
MAPK1/MAPK3 signaling [NCBI:1269502] [REACTOME:R-HSA-5684996] [PUBMED:25378393] [PUBMED:18199641] [PUBMED:17496909] [PUBMED:21779496] [PUBMED:15520807] [PUBMED:16393692] [PUBMED:19520853] [PUBMED:17496910] [PUBMED:22569528]
Melanogenesis [NCBI:83092] [KEGG:hsa04916] [PUBMED:11041354] [PUBMED:10347209] [PUBMED:15016298] [PUBMED:11023702] [PUBMED:11602344] [PUBMED:12753399] [PUBMED:10841026] [PUBMED:16822996] [PUBMED:15383650] [PUBMED:9263329] [PUBMED:16246839] [PUBMED:10643996] [PUBMED:12894244]
NCAM signaling for neurite out-growth [NCBI:1270312] [REACTOME:R-HSA-375165] [PUBMED:18760361] [PUBMED:12587671] [PUBMED:15662836] [PUBMED:17975827] [PUBMED:15153429] [PUBMED:12700044]
NGF signalling via TRKA from the plasma membrane [NCBI:1269460] [REACTOME:R-HSA-187037] [PUBMED:11520933] [PUBMED:12676795] [PUBMED:10851172] [PUBMED:10579918]
Negative regulation of the PI3K/AKT network [NCBI:1269191] [REACTOME:R-HSA-199418]
PI3K-Akt signaling pathway [NCBI:692234] [KEGG:hsa04151] [PUBMED:12048182] [PUBMED:11357143] [PUBMED:21440011] [PUBMED:15209374] [PUBMED:12669022] [PUBMED:18842113] [PUBMED:16847462] [PUBMED:12660731] [PUBMED:17360849] [PUBMED:9838078] [PUBMED:15505410] [PUBMED:16248975] [PUBMED:12531180] [PUBMED:21779440] [PUBMED:16187290] [PUBMED:15784165] [PUBMED:21620960]
PI3K/AKT Signaling in Cancer [NCBI:1268879] [REACTOME:R-HSA-2219528] [PUBMED:20713702] [PUBMED:10555148] [PUBMED:19644473] [PUBMED:17611497] [PUBMED:21478295] [PUBMED:17626883] [PUBMED:16339315] [PUBMED:18317450] [PUBMED:18079394] [PUBMED:9467011] [PUBMED:17604717] [PUBMED:9326929] [PUBMED:18954143] [PUBMED:20009532] [PUBMED:19962665] [PUBMED:21430697] [PUBMED:19487573] [PUBMED:10866302]
PI3K/AKT activation [NCBI:1269473] [REACTOME:R-HSA-198203] [PUBMED:10579926] [PUBMED:12123609]
PI5P, PP2A and IER3 Regulate PI3K/AKT Signaling [NCBI:1383020] [REACTOME:R-HSA-6811558] [PUBMED:12422219] [PUBMED:16979564] [PUBMED:19805105] [PUBMED:17200115] [PUBMED:21827948] [PUBMED:19576174] [PUBMED:18753295] [PUBMED:19896968] [PUBMED:16456541] [PUBMED:25495341] [PUBMED:15464023] [PUBMED:23758345] [PUBMED:9367159] [PUBMED:9211928] [PUBMED:17245604]
PIP3 activates AKT signaling [NCBI:1269188] [REACTOME:R-HSA-1257604]
Pathways in cancer [NCBI:83105] [KEGG:hsa05200] [PUBMED:12244301] [PUBMED:15156182] [PUBMED:16899407] [PUBMED:12621137] [PUBMED:21193867] [PUBMED:16001072] [PUBMED:11707511] [PUBMED:11253051] [PUBMED:11071626] [PUBMED:17251915] [PUBMED:11736900] [PUBMED:16557281] [PUBMED:16699851] [PUBMED:16189702] [PUBMED:11902573] [PUBMED:16555243] [PUBMED:8069858] [PUBMED:15310786] [PUBMED:9834202] [PUBMED:16700615] [PUBMED:12545153] [PUBMED:15656799] [PUBMED:12154354] [PUBMED:11895903] [PUBMED:11527574] [PUBMED:16326109] [PUBMED:16339096] [PUBMED:11160144] [PUBMED:15724144] [PUBMED:12951584] [PUBMED:10647931] [PUBMED:16881963] [PUBMED:15557758] [PUBMED:11477132] [PUBMED:15721476] [PUBMED:15625120] [PUBMED:16236521] [PUBMED:14967450] [PUBMED:15942304] [PUBMED:17287871] [PUBMED:14634372] [PUBMED:15573119] [PUBMED:15009714] [PUBMED:16112428] [PUBMED:15611513] [PUBMED:16001050] [PUBMED:15349822] [PUBMED:16551846] [PUBMED:15978322] [PUBMED:15774796] [PUBMED:16352814] [PUBMED:12951588] [PUBMED:10944551] [PUBMED:10740269] [PUBMED:15639402] [PUBMED:12407699] [PUBMED:11130178] [PUBMED:15109562] [PUBMED:11170304] [PUBMED:11276000] [PUBMED:9643506] [PUBMED:16248975] [PUBMED:16242838] [PUBMED:12946833] [PUBMED:11559746] [PUBMED:9196022] [PUBMED:12079267] [PUBMED:15468170] [PUBMED:16064138] [PUBMED:14580692] [PUBMED:15082523] [PUBMED:15551095] [PUBMED:17062879] [PUBMED:17211469] [PUBMED:11720739] [PUBMED:12588368] [PUBMED:11057895] [PUBMED:9422516] [PUBMED:12894244] [PUBMED:15479695] [PUBMED:16189154] [PUBMED:12878745] [PUBMED:11900250] [PUBMED:11103787] [PUBMED:15122209] [PUBMED:12711111] [PUBMED:12243753] [PUBMED:16306523] [PUBMED:16702400] [PUBMED:15270885] [PUBMED:14685170] [PUBMED:14586404] [PUBMED:11078609] [PUBMED:15284264] [PUBMED:10505543] [PUBMED:11223406] [PUBMED:14982876] [PUBMED:12648469] [PUBMED:12867060] [PUBMED:15711891] [PUBMED:12094241] [PUBMED:16642045] [PUBMED:11463388] [PUBMED:12762887] [PUBMED:15746962] [PUBMED:15823750] [PUBMED:16750612] [PUBMED:16484590] [PUBMED:11459867] [PUBMED:16146838] [PUBMED:14556242] [PUBMED:15947972] [PUBMED:12563308] [PUBMED:16946003] [PUBMED:15948971] [PUBMED:11407945] [PUBMED:12737309] [PUBMED:16095998] [PUBMED:12351585] [PUBMED:24508914] [PUBMED:12084351] [PUBMED:11807782] [PUBMED:14695152] [PUBMED:10453277] [PUBMED:17554387] [PUBMED:15841168] [PUBMED:12616528] [PUBMED:10403855] [PUBMED:16054233] [PUBMED:16474624] [PUBMED:16822996] [PUBMED:17028294] [PUBMED:11224709] [PUBMED:11750244] [PUBMED:11905738] [PUBMED:15719031] [PUBMED:10843728] [PUBMED:16110317] [PUBMED:11721960] [PUBMED:12741677] [PUBMED:7585656] [PUBMED:12801837] [PUBMED:16551847] [PUBMED:12459728] [PUBMED:11431710] [PUBMED:12468433] [PUBMED:11165748] [PUBMED:16042571] [PUBMED:16508724] [PUBMED:15000146] [PUBMED:17149381] [PUBMED:15948711] [PUBMED:14747944] [PUBMED:14737121] [PUBMED:12379883] [PUBMED:17158541] [PUBMED:12850530] [PUBMED:10835690] [PUBMED:16870043]
Phospholipase D signaling pathway [NCBI:1311074] [KEGG:hsa04072] [PUBMED:9310372] [PUBMED:9119890] [PUBMED:15310762] [PUBMED:18936782] [PUBMED:24990952] [PUBMED:14769825] [PUBMED:21936578] [PUBMED:10666319] [PUBMED:17210675] [PUBMED:19264150] [PUBMED:23076158] [PUBMED:17054901] [PUBMED:16622417] [PUBMED:10807766] [PUBMED:12217395] [PUBMED:11042115] [PUBMED:19815110] [PUBMED:24995811] [PUBMED:16143829] [PUBMED:8135758] [PUBMED:11991733] [PUBMED:19410013] [PUBMED:17245604]
Prolonged ERK activation events [NCBI:1269469] [REACTOME:R-HSA-169893] [PUBMED:12765839] [PUBMED:9069267]
RAF/MAP kinase cascade [NCBI:1269285] [REACTOME:R-HSA-5673001] [PUBMED:21167873] [PUBMED:24937142] [PUBMED:20674547] [PUBMED:17496910] [PUBMED:22177953] [PUBMED:17496919] [PUBMED:22569528] [PUBMED:22535895] [PUBMED:12068308] [PUBMED:17496923] [PUBMED:19091303] [PUBMED:21372320] [PUBMED:21388974] [PUBMED:15520807]
RET signaling [NCBI:1427866] [REACTOME:R-HSA-8853659] [PUBMED:15013219] [PUBMED:17036197]
Rap1 signaling pathway [NCBI:868086] [KEGG:hsa04015] [PUBMED:17624944] [PUBMED:12351703] [PUBMED:10579920] [PUBMED:19159611] [PUBMED:18363565] [PUBMED:12765839] [PUBMED:12508104] [PUBMED:11331911] [PUBMED:17182900] [PUBMED:15803158] [PUBMED:19615876] [PUBMED:21402149] [PUBMED:17624948] [PUBMED:17383543] [PUBMED:14607972] [PUBMED:15780587] [PUBMED:19710505]
Ras signaling pathway [NCBI:868085] [KEGG:hsa04014] [PUBMED:23506953] [PUBMED:18437264] [PUBMED:15062121] [PUBMED:22189424] [PUBMED:22233291] [PUBMED:12778136] [PUBMED:11313946] [PUBMED:17428555] [PUBMED:19091743] [PUBMED:18568040] [PUBMED:20420946] [PUBMED:12217381] [PUBMED:14663478] [PUBMED:21686117] [PUBMED:12642680] [PUBMED:21196257] [PUBMED:16869784] [PUBMED:21111786] [PUBMED:16966426] [PUBMED:10712923] [PUBMED:22020205] [PUBMED:17384584] [PUBMED:15572660] [PUBMED:18413813]
Regulation of KIT signaling [NCBI:1269488] [REACTOME:R-HSA-1433559] [PUBMED:10582339] [PUBMED:16483568]
Role of LAT2/NTAL/LAB on calcium mobilization [NCBI:1269302] [REACTOME:R-HSA-2730905] [PUBMED:17993265] [PUBMED:20643813] [PUBMED:17420272]
SHC1 events in EGFR signaling [NCBI:1269383] [REACTOME:R-HSA-180336] [PUBMED:11498013] [PUBMED:8755247]
SOS-mediated signalling [NCBI:1269440] [REACTOME:R-HSA-112412]
Signal Transduction [NCBI:1269379] [REACTOME:R-HSA-162582] [PUBMED:17604717] [PUBMED:19648010] [PUBMED:16260143] [PUBMED:11742412] [PUBMED:19536106] [PUBMED:15863030] [PUBMED:19379690] [PUBMED:19458711] [PUBMED:19935667] [PUBMED:21252999] [PUBMED:15520807] [PUBMED:17496910] [PUBMED:15450248] [PUBMED:18043707] [PUBMED:16939974] [PUBMED:19762341] [PUBMED:18483217] [PUBMED:17084981] [PUBMED:21781017] [PUBMED:19619488]
Signaling by EGFR [NCBI:1269380] [REACTOME:R-HSA-177929] [PUBMED:10459005] [PUBMED:10404636] [PUBMED:12297041] [PUBMED:15142631]
Signaling by GPCR [NCBI:1269543] [REACTOME:R-HSA-372790] [PUBMED:16902930] [PUBMED:10202136] [PUBMED:18043707]
Signaling by Insulin receptor [NCBI:1269428] [REACTOME:R-HSA-74752] [PUBMED:8276779]
Signaling by Interleukins [NCBI:1269318] [REACTOME:R-HSA-449147] [PUBMED:19302047] [PUBMED:12445398]
Signaling by Leptin [NCBI:1269632] [REACTOME:R-HSA-2586552] [PUBMED:22211890] [PUBMED:23562747] [PUBMED:20600241] [PUBMED:21622208] [PUBMED:23579596] [PUBMED:22458591] [PUBMED:21489811] [PUBMED:19724019] [PUBMED:21331644] [PUBMED:22448029] [PUBMED:21147620] [PUBMED:20198122] [PUBMED:21677426] [PUBMED:20029269] [PUBMED:22249808] [PUBMED:22991412] [PUBMED:21527729] [PUBMED:17937601] [PUBMED:20553370] [PUBMED:21713385] [PUBMED:23565489] [PUBMED:22289780]
Signaling by PDGF [NCBI:1269478] [REACTOME:R-HSA-186797] [PUBMED:15207811] [PUBMED:10508235] [PUBMED:9739761]
Signaling by SCF-KIT [NCBI:1269487] [REACTOME:R-HSA-1433557] [PUBMED:17350321] [PUBMED:16483568] [PUBMED:7688988] [PUBMED:19540337] [PUBMED:16475976] [PUBMED:15526160]
Signaling by Type 1 Insulin-like Growth Factor 1 Receptor (IGF1R) [NCBI:1269617] [REACTOME:R-HSA-2404192] [PUBMED:21042815] [PUBMED:18927274] [PUBMED:20098959] [PUBMED:17598937] [PUBMED:20975071] [PUBMED:22044904] [PUBMED:22649417]
Signaling by VEGF [NCBI:1269480] [REACTOME:R-HSA-194138] [PUBMED:15585754] [PUBMED:13678960] [PUBMED:16336962] [PUBMED:16835467]
Signaling by the B Cell Receptor (BCR) [NCBI:1269183] [REACTOME:R-HSA-983705] [PUBMED:1702903] [PUBMED:2011584] [PUBMED:1081164] [PUBMED:19065780] [PUBMED:16849466] [PUBMED:1375264] [PUBMED:7538118] [PUBMED:11901194] [PUBMED:8580068] [PUBMED:19249086] [PUBMED:18596693] [PUBMED:10648173] [PUBMED:4589993] [PUBMED:8163536] [PUBMED:1376928] [PUBMED:7688784] [PUBMED:6335036] [PUBMED:17052215] [PUBMED:18818202] [PUBMED:20206686] [PUBMED:7592958] [PUBMED:7524079] [PUBMED:15489917] [PUBMED:15509800] [PUBMED:18187424] [PUBMED:7927516] [PUBMED:803528] [PUBMED:19909372] [PUBMED:20192804] [PUBMED:8306975]
Signaling events mediated by Stem cell factor receptor (c-Kit) [NCBI:138068] [Pathway Interaction Database:kitpathway] [PUBMED:12909618] [PUBMED:10364466] [PUBMED:10673502] [PUBMED:15315962] [PUBMED:12192036] [PUBMED:12444928] [PUBMED:15504549] [PUBMED:8950973] [PUBMED:11071635] [PUBMED:12149208] [PUBMED:11369651] [PUBMED:9038210] [PUBMED:10679268] [PUBMED:15465815] [PUBMED:10523831] [PUBMED:8611693] [PUBMED:15676208] [PUBMED:11805142] [PUBMED:10637471] [PUBMED:9872323] [PUBMED:11809791] [PUBMED:11520784] [PUBMED:12691919] [PUBMED:10397721] [PUBMED:15611091] [PUBMED:12356726] [PUBMED:9528781] [PUBMED:1381360] [PUBMED:9651683] [PUBMED:10849422] [PUBMED:9355737]
Signalling by NGF [NCBI:1269443] [REACTOME:R-HSA-166520]
Signalling to ERKs [NCBI:1269464] [REACTOME:R-HSA-187687] [PUBMED:10508738]
Signalling to RAS [NCBI:1269465] [REACTOME:R-HSA-167044] [PUBMED:11520933]
Signalling to p38 via RIT and RIN [NCBI:1269468] [REACTOME:R-HSA-187706] [PUBMED:10712923]
VEGFA-VEGFR2 Pathway [NCBI:1269483] [REACTOME:R-HSA-4420097] [PUBMED:17344076] [PUBMED:16633338] [PUBMED:19230644] [PUBMED:13678960]
VEGFR2 mediated cell proliferation [NCBI:1269485] [REACTOME:R-HSA-5218921] [PUBMED:22866201] [PUBMED:22180219] [PUBMED:22762016]