"Casein Kinases" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A group of protein-serine-threonine kinases that was originally identified as being responsible for the PHOSPHORYLATION of CASEINS. They are ubiquitous enzymes that have a preference for acidic proteins. Casein kinases play a role in SIGNAL TRANSDUCTION by phosphorylating a variety of regulatory cytoplasmic and regulatory nuclear proteins.
- Casein Kinases
- Kinases, Casein
- Casein Kinase
- Kinase, Casein
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Analysis of the phosphorylation, DNA-binding and dimerization properties of the RNA polymerase I transcription factors UBF1 and UBF2. Nucleic Acids Res. 1992 Mar 25; 20(6):1301-8.