Gene Symbol: Kif13b
Description: kinesin family member 13B
Alias: kinesin-like protein KIF13B, kinesin 13B
Species: rat
Products:     Kif13b

Top Publications

  1. Hanada T, Lin L, Tibaldi E, Reinherz E, Chishti A. GAKIN, a novel kinesin-like protein associates with the human homologue of the Drosophila discs large tumor suppressor in T lymphocytes. J Biol Chem. 2000;275:28774-84 pubmed
  2. Asaba N, Hanada T, Takeuchi A, Chishti A. Direct interaction with a kinesin-related motor mediates transport of mammalian discs large tumor suppressor homologue in epithelial cells. J Biol Chem. 2003;278:8395-400 pubmed
    ..Taken together, our results indicate that discs large is a cargo molecule of GAKIN and suggest a mechanism for intracellular trafficking of MAGUK-laden vesicles to specialized membrane sites in mammalian cells. ..
  3. Venkateswarlu K, Hanada T, Chishti A. Centaurin-alpha1 interacts directly with kinesin motor protein KIF13B. J Cell Sci. 2005;118:2471-84 pubmed
    ..The motor protein, termed KIF13B, encoded by a single approximately 9...
  4. Bolis A, Coviello S, Visigalli I, Taveggia C, Bachi A, Chishti A, et al. Dlg1, Sec8, and Mtmr2 regulate membrane homeostasis in Schwann cell myelination. J Neurosci. 2009;29:8858-70 pubmed publisher
    ..We here report that, in Schwann cells, Dlg1 also interacts with kinesin 13B (kif13B) and Sec8, which are involved in vesicle transport and membrane tethering in polarized cells, ..
  5. Yoshimura Y, Terabayashi T, Miki H. Par1b/MARK2 phosphorylates kinesin-like motor protein GAKIN/KIF13B to regulate axon formation. Mol Cell Biol. 2010;30:2206-19 pubmed publisher
    Here we report that Par1b/MARK2 regulates axon formation via phosphorylation of a kinesin superfamily protein GAKIN/KIF13B. Accumulating evidence indicated the importance of the evolutionarily conserved kinase Par1b in the regulation of ..
  6. Xing B, Yang Y, Du J, Chen H, Qi C, Huang Z, et al. Cyclin-dependent kinase 5 controls TRPV1 membrane trafficking and the heat sensitivity of nociceptors through KIF13B. J Neurosci. 2012;32:14709-21 pubmed publisher
    ..TRPV1-containing vesicles bind to the forkhead-associated (FHA) domain of the KIF13B (kinesin-3 family member 13B) and are thus delivered to the cell surface...