GCN2, an old dog with new tricks.
Oslo, Norway. In Biochem Soc Trans, 2013
Gcn2 was first described in budding yeast as a serine/threonine protein kinase involved in the response to amino acid starvation and this is its best characterized role to date.
The metabolic sensor GCN2 branches out.
Minneapolis, United States. In Cell Metab, 2007
GCN2 is a sensor of amino acid deprivation that triggers a repression of global protein synthesis while simultaneously inducing translation of specific proteins.