Cyclebase 3.0

Cell-cycle regulation database

SAK1 [YER129W]

Upstream serine/threonine kinase for the SNF1 complex; plays a role in pseudohyphal groth; partially redundant with Elm1p and Tos3p; members of this family have functional orthology with LKB1, a mammalian kinase associated with Peutz-Jeghers cancer-susceptibility syndrome; SAK1 has a paralog, TOS3, that arose from the whole genome duplication; Belongs to the protein kinase superfamily. Ser/Thr protein kinase family.

Synonyms:  SAK1,  SAK1p,  P38990,  P38990p,  PAK1 ...

Linkouts:  STRING  UniProt