|Group: CAMK Family: MLCK |
Description: myosin light chain kinase 2, skeletal muscle
Gene Symbol: MYLK2
Synonyms: KMLC, MLCK, skMLCK
UniprotKB/SwissProt: MYLK2_HUMAN (Q9H1R3)
Function: Implicated in the level of global muscle contraction and cardiac function. Phosphorylates a specific serine in the N- terminus of a myosin light chain.
Subcellular Localization: Cytoplasm. Note=Colocalizes with phosphorylated myosin light chain (RLCP) at filaments of the myofibrils.