Aliases for MYH4 Gene
External Ids for MYH4 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for MYH4 Gene
GeneCards Summary for MYH4 Gene
MYH4 (Myosin, Heavy Chain 4, Skeletal Muscle) is a Protein Coding gene. Among its related pathways are ERK Signaling and Translocation of GLUT4 to the plasma membrane. GO annotations related to this gene include nucleotide binding and calmodulin binding. An important paralog of this gene is MYH1.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for MYH4 Gene
Myosins are a large family of motor proteins that share the common features of ATP hydrolysis (ATPase enzyme activity), actin binding and potential for kinetic energy transduction. Originally isolated from muscle cells, almost all eukaryotic cells are known to contain myosins.