|Group: CMGC Family: CDK Subfamily: CDC2|
Description: cell division cycle 2, G1 to S and G2 to M
Gene Symbol: CDC2
Synonyms: CDC28A, CDK1, DKFZp686L20222, MGC111195
UniprotKB/SwissProt: CDC2_HUMAN (P06493)
Function: Plays a key role in the control of the eukaryotic cell cycle. It is required in higher cells for entry into S-phase and mitosis. p34 is a component of the kinase complex that phosphorylates the repetitive C-terminus of RNA polymerase II.
Subcellular Localization: Nucleus (By similarity).