HK2 gene

Known as: HEXOKINASE 2, HK2, Hexokinase 2 Gene 
This gene plays a role in carbohydrate metabolism and cell cycle progression.
National Institutes of Health

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1975-2017
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2012
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2012
High glycolysis, well known as "Warburg effect," is frequently observed in a variety of cancers. Whether the deregulation of… (More)
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2012
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2012
The p53-inducible protein TIGAR (Tp53-induced Glycolysis and Apoptosis Regulator) functions as a fructose-2,6-bisphosphatase (Fru… (More)
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2011
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2011
Proliferating embryonic and cancer cells preferentially use aerobic glycolysis to support growth, a metabolic alteration commonly… (More)
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2005
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2005
Prostate-specific antigen (PSA) and the related kallikrein family of serine proteases are current or emerging biomarkers for… (More)
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2004
2004
Two major mediators of glucose repression in Saccharomyces cerevisiae are the proteins Mig1 and Hxk2. The mechanism of Hxk2… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
The key glycolytic HXK2 gene, coding for the enzyme hexokinase 2 (Hxk2p), is expressed when cells of the yeast Saccharomyces… (More)
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2001
2001
Insulin-like growth factors (IGFs) are important growth regulators of both normal and malignant prostate cells. Their action is… (More)
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2000
2000
The recent demonstration of human glandular kallikrein (hK2) expression in a breast carcinoma cell line has suggested that this… (More)
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1997
1997
Our work was undertaken to compare the relative efficiency of 2 purified prostatic kallikreins, namely, hK2 and prostate-specific… (More)
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1997
1997
Human glandular kallikrein (hK2) protein, like prostate-specific antigen (PSA), is produced mainly in prostatic epithelium. It… (More)
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