Aliases for AK3 Gene
External Ids for AK3 Gene
Previous HGNC Symbols for AK3 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for AK3 Gene
The protein encoded by this gene is a GTP:ATP phosphotransferase that is found in the mitochondrial matrix. Several transcript variants encoding a few different isoforms have been found for this gene. [provided by RefSeq, Dec 2010]
GeneCards Summary for AK3 Gene
AK3 (Adenylate Kinase 3) is a Protein Coding gene. Among its related pathways are Factors involved in megakaryocyte development and platelet production and Response to elevated platelet cytosolic Ca2+. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include GTP binding and phosphotransferase activity, phosphate group as acceptor. An important paralog of this gene is AK4.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Summary for AK3 Gene
Involved in maintaining the homeostasis of cellular nucleotides by catalyzing the interconversion of nucleoside phosphates. Has GTP:AMP phosphotransferase and ITP:AMP phosphotransferase activities.