CaMKII

AcronymDefinition
CaMKIICa(2+)/Calmodulin-Dependent Protein Kinase II (Calcium and Calmodulin dependent kinase)
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At the protein level, rapid exposure to BPS did not alter the phosphorylation levels of RyR by PKA or CAMKII (Figure 5F,G) or of PLN by PKA or CAMKII (Figure 5H,I).
According to Bers, CaMKII has important roles in regulating normal calcium levels, electrical activity and pumping action of the heart.
By localizing the function of the key molecules CASK and CaMKII to the flies' equivalent brain area to the human hippocampus, the team found that the flies lacking these genes showed disrupted memory formation.
ginseng Park JK et al 2005 Rb1 may protect neurons from hypoxic damage due to an increase in CaMKII, the dysregulation opf which results in neuronal loss after hypoxic damage.
D) Representative immunoblot showing total PLN and rapid impact of BPA (2-min exposure) on PLN phosphorylation by CAMKII in female rat myocytes.
The finding could lead to the development of a drug that would target the CaMKII enzyme, the researchers said.
promoter) called the CaMKII promoter that only is active in these brain tissues.
2] function is mediated by CaM and CaMKII during first meiotic maturation in mouse and pig oocytes (Su and Eppig, 2002; Fan et al.
In this study, we showed that a variety of protein kinases including PKC[alpha], PKA, CaMKII, and ERK1/2 phosphorylate the recombinantly expressed N-terminal tail of DAT (N-DAT) in vitro.
The team found that by localising the function of the key molecules CASK and CaMKII to the flies' equivalent brain area to the human hippocampus, the flies lacking these genes showed disrupted memory formation.
The activation of CaMKII through oxidation is associated with a variety of conditions including heart failure, cardiac arrhythmias, cancer, neurological disease and sepsis.
Activation of CaMKII and ERK1/2 contributes to the time-dependent potentiation of Cat* response elicited by repeated application of capsaicin in rat DRG neurons.