SAP kinase activity

id: GO:0016909
name: SAP kinase activity
namespace: molecular_function
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: Catalysis of the phosphorylation of proteins. A family of protein kinases that perform a crucial step in relaying signals from the plasma membrane to the nucleus. Strongly activated by stress signals such as heat or osmotic shock, DNA-damaging agents, inhibitors of protein synthesis and pro-inflammatory cytokines.

Child Functions

GO:0004705JUN kinase activity

Parent Functions

GO:0004707MAP kinase activity