From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Kinesin family member 20A
Symbols KIF20A ; MKLP2; RAB6KIFL
External IDs OMIM605664 MGI1201682 HomoloGene38093 GeneCards: KIF20A Gene
RNA expression pattern
PBB GE KIF20A 218755 at tn.png
More reference expression data
Species Human Mouse
Entrez 10112 19348
Ensembl ENSG00000112984 ENSMUSG00000003779
UniProt O95235 P97329
RefSeq (mRNA) NM_005733 NM_001166406
RefSeq (protein) NP_005724 NP_001159878
Location (UCSC) Chr 5:
138.18 – 138.19 Mb
Chr 18:
34.62 – 34.63 Mb
PubMed search [1] [2]

Kinesin-like protein KIF20A is a protein that in humans is encoded by the KIF20A gene.[1][2][3]


KIF20A has been shown to interact with RAB6A.[4][5]


  1. ^ Miki H, Setou M, Kaneshiro K, Hirokawa N (June 2001). "All kinesin superfamily protein, KIF, genes in mouse and human". Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 98 (13): 7004–11. doi:10.1073/pnas.111145398. PMC 34614. PMID 11416179. 
  2. ^ Lai F, Fernald AA, Zhao N, Le Beau MM (July 2000). "cDNA cloning, expression pattern, genomic structure and chromosomal location of RAB6KIFL, a human kinesin-like gene". Gene 248 (1–2): 117–25. doi:10.1016/S0378-1119(00)00135-9. PMID 10806357. 
  3. ^ "Entrez Gene: KIF20A kinesin family member 20A". 
  4. ^ Echard A, Jollivet F, Martinez O, Lacapère JJ, Rousselet A, Janoueix-Lerosey I et al. (January 1998). "Interaction of a Golgi-associated kinesin-like protein with Rab6". Science 279 (5350): 580–5. doi:10.1126/science.279.5350.580. PMID 9438855. 
  5. ^ Echard A, Opdam FJ, de Leeuw HJ, Jollivet F, Savelkoul P, Hendriks W et al. (November 2000). "Alternative splicing of the human Rab6A gene generates two close but functionally different isoforms". Mol. Biol. Cell 11 (11): 3819–33. doi:10.1091/mbc.11.11.3819. PMC 15039. PMID 11071909. 

Further reading[edit]

External links[edit]