This antibody is specific to CKB.
The protein encoded by this gene is a cytoplasmic enzyme involved in energy homeostasis. The encoded protein reversibly catalyzes the transfer of phosphate between ATP and various phosphogens such as creatine phosphate. It acts as a homodimer in brain as well as in other tissues, and as a heterodimer with a similar muscle isozyme in heart. The encoded protein is a member of the ATP:guanido phosphotransferase protein family. A pseudogene of this gene has been characterized.
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Protein Aliases: B CK; B-CK; brain; Brain creatine kinase; CKBB; CPK-B; creatine kinase; Creatine kinase B chain; Creatine kinase B type; Creatine kinase B-type; creatine kinase brain; creatine kinase brain-type; creatine kinase, brain; creatine kinase-B; Creatine phosphokinase B-type; Creatine phosphokinase M-type; epididymis luminal protein 211; epididymis secretory protein Li 29
Gene Aliases: B-CK; BCK; Ck-3; Ck3; CKB; CKBB; Ckbr; HEL-211; HEL-S-29