CERK phosphorylates CERA to form C1P

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R-HSA-1638845
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Reaction [transition]
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Homo sapiens
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Ceramide kinase (CERK) mediates the phosphorylation of ceramide
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Ceramide kinase (CERK) mediates the phosphorylation of ceramide (CERA) to the lipid second messenger, ceramide 1-phosphate (C1P) (Sugiura et al. 2002).

Literature References
PubMed ID Title Journal Year
11956206 Ceramide kinase, a novel lipid kinase. Molecular cloning and functional characterization

Sugiura, M, Kono, K, Liu, H, Shimizugawa, T, Minekura, H, Spiegel, S, Kohama, T

J Biol Chem 2002
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ceramide kinase activity of CERK [plasma membrane]
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