CERK gene

Known as: Ceramide Kinase Gene, hCERK, KIAA1646 
This gene plays a role in ceramide metabolism.
National Institutes of Health

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1998-2018
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2012
2012
Ceramide kinase (CERK) is an enzyme that phosphorylates ceramide to produce ceramide 1-phosphate. Recently, evidence has emerged… (More)
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2011
2011
Ceramide 1-phosphate (C1P) is a novel bioactive sphingolipid formed by ceramide kinase (CERK)-catalyzed phosphorylation of… (More)
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2008
2008
Sphingolipids are bioactive lipids implicated in apoptosis, cell survival and proliferation. We analyzed the prognostic value of… (More)
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2007
2007
Ceramide kinase (CERK) is a critical mediator of eicosanoid synthesis, and its product, ceramide-1-phosphate (C1P), is required… (More)
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2005
2005
Ceramide is a key player governing cell fate, and its conversion to ceramide-1-phosphate by ceramide kinase (CERK) is emerging as… (More)
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2005
2005
We recently demonstrated that the activation of ceramide kinase (CERK) and the formation of its product, ceramide 1-phosphate… (More)
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2005
2005
Previous studies in our laboratory have established ceramide kinase (CERK) as a critical mediator of eicosanoid synthesis. To… (More)
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2005
2005
Antigen-induced degranulation of mast cells plays a pivotal role in allergic and inflammatory responses. Recently, ceramide… (More)
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2004
2004
Ceramide kinase (CERK) catalyzes the conversion of ceramide to ceramide 1-phosphate (C1P) and is known to be activated by calcium… (More)
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2003
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2003
The balance between the bioactive sphingolipid ceramide and its phosphorylated derivative has been proposed to modulate the… (More)
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