DOCK3 activates RAC1

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R-HSA-9032798
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Homo sapiens
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DOCK3 activates RAC1 and contributes to recruitment of the RAC1 effector WASF1 (WAVE1). DOCK3-mediated activation of RAC1 is involved in BDNF-induced axonal sprouting (Namekata et al. 2010).

WASF1 has recently been implicated in endocytosis of the BDNF:NTRK2 (BDNF:TRKB) complex (Xu et al. 2016).

Literature References
PubMed ID Title Journal Year
20368433 Dock3 induces axonal outgrowth by stimulating membrane recruitment of the WAVE complex

Namekata, K, Harada, C, Taya, C, Guo, X, Kimura, H, Parada, LF, Harada, T

Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 2010
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Rac guanyl-nucleotide exchange factor activity of BDNF:p-5Y-NTRK2 homodimer:MyrG,p-Y420-FYN-1:DOCK3 [plasma membrane]
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