1-Phosphatidylinositol 3-Phosphate 5-Kinase

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1-Phosphatidylinositol 3-Phosphate 5-Kinase, EC, Epididymis Luminal Protein 37, FYVE Finger-Containing Phosphoinositide Kinase, PIKFYVE, PIPkin-III, Phosphatidylinositol 3-Phosphate 5-Kinase, Phosphatidylinositol 3-Phosphate 5-Kinase Type III, PtdIns 4-Kinase Beta, Serine-Protein Kinase PIKFYVE, Type III PIP Kinase, Type III Phosphatidylinositol 4-Kinase Beta


1-phosphatidylinositol 3-phosphate 5-kinase (2098 aa, ~237 kDa) is encoded by the human PIKFYVE gene. This protein plays a role in the synthesis and turnover of phosphatidylinositol 3, 5-bisphosphate and in the phosphorylation of phosphatidylinositol. 1-Phosphatidylinositol 3-Phosphate 5-Kinase, Amino Acid, Peptide, or Protein, Enzyme

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