|Group: CAMK Family: CAMKL Subfamily: QIK|
Description: SNF1-like kinase 2
Gene Symbol: SNF1LK2
Synonyms: DKFZp434K1115, KIAA0781, LOH11CR1I, QIK, SIK2
UniprotKB/SwissProt: SN1L2_HUMAN (Q9H0K1)
Function: Phosphorylates 'Ser-794' of IRS1 in insulin-stimulated adipocytes, potentially modulating the efficiency of insulin signal transduction. Inhibits CREB activity by phosphorylating and repressing TORCs, the CREB-specific coactivators.
Subcellular Localization: Cytoplasm (By similarity).