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Nik related kinase
NESK, NIK-like embryo-specific kinase
The mouse ortholog of this gene encodes a protein kinase required for JNK activation. The encoded protein may be involved in the induction of actin polymerization in late embryogenesis.[provided by RefSeq, Jun 2010] (from
Kitamura et al., Yokohama, Japan. In Exp Cell Res, 2003
Nck-interacting kinase (NIK)-related kinase (NRK)/NIK-like embryo-specific kinase (NESK) is a protein kinase that belongs to the germinal center kinase family, and activates the c-Jun N-terminal kinase (JNK) signaling pathway.