Gene Symbol: CSNK2B
Description: casein kinase 2 beta
Alias: casein kinase II subunit beta, CK II beta, casein kinase 2, beta polypeptide, phosvitin
Species: chicken

Top Publications

  1. Maridor G, Park W, Krek W, Nigg E. Casein kinase II. cDNA sequences, developmental expression, and tissue distribution of mRNAs for alpha, alpha', and beta subunits of the chicken enzyme. J Biol Chem. 1991;266:2362-8 pubmed
    ..Second, no correlation was observed between levels of transcripts for the catalytic subunits and those of mRNA for the beta subunit. ..
  2. Block K, Boyer T, Yew P. Phosphorylation of the human ubiquitin-conjugating enzyme, CDC34, by casein kinase 2. J Biol Chem. 2001;276:41049-58 pubmed
    ..These results suggest a potential role for CK2-mediated phosphorylation in the regulation of CDC34 cell localization and function. ..
  3. Ishikawa S, Yano Y, Arihara K, Itoh M. Egg yolk phosvitin inhibits hydroxyl radical formation from the fenton reaction. Biosci Biotechnol Biochem. 2004;68:1324-31 pubmed
    b>Phosvitin, a phosphoprotein known as an iron-carrier in egg yolk, binds almost all the yolk iron. In this study, we investigated the effect of phosvitin on Fe(II)-catalyzed hydroxyl radical ((...