Gene Symbol: RNASEK
Description: Ribonuclease kappa
Alias: BcDNA:GM16138, CG40127, Dmel\CG40127, GM16138, NC110, anon-EST:Posey156, dRNASEK, l(2)NC110, ribonuclease kappa, CG40127-PA, CG40127-PB, RNASEK-PA, RNASEK-PB, lethal (2) NC110
Species: fruit fly

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  1. Zhang S, Yeromin A, Zhang X, Yu Y, Safrina O, Penna A, et al. Genome-wide RNAi screen of Ca(2+) influx identifies genes that regulate Ca(2+) release-activated Ca(2+) channel activity. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2006;103:9357-62 pubmed
  2. Coulthard A, Alm C, Cealiac I, Sinclair D, Honda B, Rossi F, et al. Essential loci in centromeric heterochromatin of Drosophila melanogaster. I: the right arm of chromosome 2. Genetics. 2010;185:479-95 pubmed publisher
    ..In total, we verified the existence of eight novel essential loci in 2Rh: CG17665, CG17683, CG17684, CG17883, CG40127, CG41265, CG42595, and Atf6...
  3. Hackett B, Yasunaga A, Panda D, Tartell M, Hopkins K, Hensley S, et al. RNASEK is required for internalization of diverse acid-dependent viruses. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2015;112:7797-802 pubmed publisher
    ..Here we found that ribonuclease kappa (RNASEK) is essential for the infection of human cells by divergent and unrelated positive- and negative-..

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