STRING 9.05 
RET [ENSP00000347942]
 
ret proto-oncogene; Probable receptor with tyrosine-protein kinase activity; important for development
STAT3 [ENSP00000264657]
 
signal transducer and activator of transcription 3 (acute-phase response factor); Transcription factor that binds to the interleukin-6 (IL-6)-responsive elements identified in the promoters of various acute-phase protein genes. Activated by IL31 through IL31RA
Evidence suggesting a functional link:
Neighborhood in the Genome:  
none / insignificant.
    
Gene Fusions:  
none / insignificant.
    
Cooccurence Across Genomes:  
none / insignificant.
    
Co-Expression:  
none / insignificant.
    
Experimental/Biochemical Data:   yes (score 0.937).  
Association in Curated Databases:  
none / insignificant.
    
Co-Mentioned in PubMed Abstracts:   yes (score 0.341).  
Combined Score:
 
0.956
 
Evidence for specific actions:
Binding:yes (score: 0.937)