Aliases for NEK4 Gene
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Previous HGNC Symbols for NEK4 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for NEK4 Gene
GeneCards Summary for NEK4 Gene
NEK4 (NIMA-Related Kinase 4) is a Protein Coding gene. Among its related pathways are Sweet Taste Signaling. GO annotations related to this gene include transferase activity, transferring phosphorus-containing groups and protein tyrosine kinase activity. An important paralog of this gene is NEK2.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for NEK4 Gene
Protein kinase that seems to act exclusively upon threonine residues (By similarity). Required for normal entry into proliferative arrest after a limited number of cell divisions, also called replicative senescence. Required for normal cell cycle arrest in response to double-stranded DNA damage.