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What does CDK stand for?

CDK stands for Cyclin-Dependent Kinase

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The 2 genes affected by the deletion are the cyclin-dependent kinase inhibitor genes Cdkn2a2 (cyclin-dependent kinase inhibitor 2A) and Cdkn2b (cyclin-dependent kinase inhibitor 2B), which showed decreased expression in vascular tissue as well as in other tissues.
Some of the non-biological drugs, known as Cyclin-dependent kinase (CDK) inhibitors, are currently being tested for use in cancer treatment.