Aliases for GK2 Gene
External Ids for GK2 Gene
Previous HGNC Symbols for GK2 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for GK2 Gene
GeneCards Summary for GK2 Gene
GK2 (Glycerol Kinase 2) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with GK2 include Glycerol Kinase 2 and Glycerol Kinase Deficiency. Among its related pathways are triacylglycerol biosynthesis and glycerol degradation. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include phosphotransferase activity, alcohol group as acceptor and glycerol kinase activity. An important paralog of this gene is GK.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Summary for GK2 Gene
Key enzyme in the regulation of glycerol uptake and metabolism.