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The major pathway for the biosynthesis of phosphatidylcholine occurs via the CDP-choline pathway. Choline kinase alpha is the initial enzyme in the sequence and may play a regulatory role. This protein also catalyzes the phosphorylation of ethanolamine.
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Protein Aliases: CHETK-alpha; Choline kinase alpha; CK; EK; Ethanolamine kinase
Gene Aliases: CHK; CHKA; CK; CKI; EK
UniProt ID: (Human) P35790
Entrez Gene ID: (Human) 1119
Molecular Function: kinase