|Group: CMGC Family: DYRK Subfamily: HIPK|
Description: homeodomain interacting protein kinase 1
Gene Symbol: HIPK1
Synonyms: KIAA0630, MGC26642, MGC33446, MGC33548, Myak, Nbak2
UniprotKB/SwissProt: HIPK1_HUMAN (Q86Z02)
Function: May play a role as a corepressor for homeodomain transcription factors. Phosphorylates DAXX in response to stress, and mediates its translocation from the nucleus to the cytoplasm. May be involved in malignant squamous cell tumor formation.
Subcellular Localization: Nucleus (By similarity). Cytoplasm (By similarity). Note=Predominantly nuclear.