Gene Symbol: kin-29
Description: Serine/threonine-protein kinase kin-29
Alias: Serine/threonine-protein kinase kin-29
Species: Caenorhabditis elegans

Top Publications

  1. Lanjuin A, Sengupta P. Regulation of chemosensory receptor expression and sensory signaling by the KIN-29 Ser/Thr kinase. Neuron. 2002;33:369-81 pubmed
  2. Savage Dunn C, Maduzia L, Zimmerman C, Roberts A, Cohen S, Tokarz R, et al. Genetic screen for small body size mutants in C. elegans reveals many TGFbeta pathway components. Genesis. 2003;35:239-47 pubmed
    ..Because of the conservation of TGFbeta signaling pathways, homologs of these genes may be involved in tissue specificity and/or crosstalk of TGFbeta pathways in other animals. ..
  3. Maduzia L, Roberts A, Wang H, Lin X, Chin L, Zimmerman C, et al. C. elegans serine-threonine kinase KIN-29 modulates TGFbeta signaling and regulates body size formation. BMC Dev Biol. 2005;5:8 pubmed
    ..kin-29 is a new modulator of the Sma/Mab pathway. It functions in neurons and in the hypodermis to regulate body size, but does not affect all TGFbeta outputs, such as tail morphogenesis. ..
  4. Singaravelu G, Song H, Ji Y, Jee C, Park B, Ahnn J. Calcineurin interacts with KIN-29, a Ser/Thr kinase, in Caenorhabditis elegans. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2007;352:29-35 pubmed
    ..Here we describe specific genetic interaction between tax-6 and kin-29 in regulating body size, serotonin mediated egg laying, and chemoreceptor expression. ..
  5. van der Linden A, Nolan K, Sengupta P. KIN-29 SIK regulates chemoreceptor gene expression via an MEF2 transcription factor and a class II HDAC. EMBO J. 2007;26:358-70 pubmed
    ..elegans. ..
  6. Schiavi A, Torgovnick A, Kell A, Megalou E, Castelein N, Guccini I, et al. Autophagy induction extends lifespan and reduces lipid content in response to frataxin silencing in C. elegans. Exp Gerontol. 2013;48:191-201 pubmed publisher