Gene Symbol: WNK2
Description: with no lysine (K) kinase 2
Alias: ARABIDOPSIS THALIANA WITH NO K 2, ATWNK2, PROTEIN KINASE, ZIK3, with no lysine (K) kinase 2, with no lysine (K) kinase 2
Species: thale cress

Top Publications

  1. Nakamichi N, Murakami Kojima M, Sato E, Kishi Y, Yamashino T, Mizuno T. Compilation and characterization of a novel WNK family of protein kinases in Arabiodpsis thaliana with reference to circadian rhythms. Biosci Biotechnol Biochem. 2002;66:2429-36 pubmed
    ..We recently isolated a novel type of protein kinase, named AtWNK1, which shows an in vitro ability to phosphorylate the APRR3 member of the APRR1/TOC1 quintet ..
  2. Wang Y, Liu K, Liao H, Zhuang C, Ma H, Yan X. The plant WNK gene family and regulation of flowering time in Arabidopsis. Plant Biol (Stuttg). 2008;10:548-62 pubmed publisher
    The WNK (with no lysine kinase) protein kinase gene family may be involved in regulating ion homeostasis and other physiological processes in mammals...