MYLK (MLCK) Active Calmodulin Binding

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R-HSA-445797
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Reaction [binding]
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Homo sapiens
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Once calcium influx occurs, calmodulin is activated by the binding of calcium. The active calmodulin complex binds and activates the smooth muscle myosin light chain kinase (Hathaway and Adelstein 1979, Webb 2003).

Literature References
PubMed ID Title Journal Year
156362 Human platelet myosin light chain kinase requires the calcium-binding protein calmodulin for activity

Hathaway, DR, Adelstein, RS

Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 1979
14627618 Smooth muscle contraction and relaxation

Webb, RC

Adv Physiol Educ 2003
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