Number of protein kinases in the human genome

Value 523 unitless
Organism Human Homo sapiens
Reference Stewart Scherer. A Short Guide to the Human Genome. Cold Spring Harbor, New York. 2008. p.103 table
Primary Source Milanesi L. et al. 2005. Systematic analysis of human kinase genes: A large number of genes and alternative splicing events result in functional and structural diversity. BMC Bioinformatics (suppl. 4) 6: S20PubMed ID16351747
Comments Manning et al., 2002 PMID 12471243 give 478 members of the typical kinase family and 40 atypical members
Entered by Ben Marks
ID 101655