Aliases for ALPK1 Gene
External Ids for ALPK1 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for ALPK1 Gene
This gene encodes an alpha kinase. Mice which were homozygous for disrupted copies of this gene exhibited coordination defects (PMID: 21208416). Multiple transcript variants encoding different isoforms have been found for this gene. [provided by RefSeq, Dec 2011]
GeneCards Summary for ALPK1 Gene
ALPK1 (Alpha Kinase 1) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with ALPK1 include Gout. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include transferase activity, transferring phosphorus-containing groups and kinase activity. An important paralog of this gene is EEF2K.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for ALPK1 Gene
Kinase that recognizes phosphorylation sites in which the surrounding peptides have an alpha-helical conformation.