Genomes and Genes
Gene Symbol: MYL5
Description: myosin, light chain 5, regulatory
Alias: MYLC2, myLC-2, myosin light chain 5, myosin regulatory light chain 5, myosin, light polypeptide 5, regulatory, superfast myosin regulatory light chain 2
- The genomic organization of a novel regulatory myosin light chain gene (MYL5) that maps to chromosome 4p16.3 and shows different patterns of expression between primatesC Collins
Department of Medical Genetics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
Hum Mol Genet 1:727-33. 1992..We report here the identification and characterization of a gene (MYL5) that encodes a novel regulatory myosin light chain isoprotein and maps 700 kb from the human chromosome 4p ..
- Isolation and structure of cat superfast myosin light chain-2 cDNA and evidence for the identity of its human homologueH Qin
Department of Physiology, University of Sydney, NSW, Australia
Biochem Biophys Res Commun 200:1277-82. 1994A full-length cDNA clone coding for superfast myosin light chain-2 (MyLC2) was isolated from an expression cDNA library prepared from cat masseter muscle and was fully characterized...
- Myosins: a diverse superfamilyJ R Sellers
National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute, National Institutes of Health, Building 10, Room 8N202, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
Biochim Biophys Acta 1496:3-22. 2000..This review will focus on myosins from class IV, VI, VII, VIII, X, XI, XII, XIII, XIV and XV. In addition, the function of myosin II in non-muscle cells will also be discussed...