CAMK2D

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CAMK2D
Protein CAMK2D PDB 2VN9.png
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Identifiers
Aliases CAMK2D, CAMKD, calcium/calmodulin dependent protein kinase II delta
External IDs MGI: 1341265 HomoloGene: 55561 GeneCards: CAMK2D
Gene location (Human)
Chromosome 4 (human)
Chr. Chromosome 4 (human)[1]
Chromosome 4 (human)
Genomic location for CAMK2D
Genomic location for CAMK2D
Band 4q26 Start 113,451,032 bp[1]
End 113,761,927 bp[1]
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Species Human Mouse
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Location (UCSC) Chr 4: 113.45 – 113.76 Mb Chr 4: 126.6 – 126.85 Mb
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Calcium/calmodulin-dependent protein kinase type II delta chain is an enzyme that in humans is encoded by the CAMK2D gene.[5]

The product of this gene belongs to the serine/threonine protein kinase family and to the Ca2+/calmodulin-dependent protein kinase subfamily. Calcium signaling is crucial for several aspects of plasticity at glutamatergic synapses. In mammalian cells, the enzyme is composed of four different chains: alpha, beta, gamma, and delta. The product of this gene is a delta chain. Four alternatively spliced transcript variants that encode three different isoforms have been characterized to date. Distinct isoforms of this chain have different expression patterns.[5]

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