a protein kinase of the IKK family. Can mediate NFkB activation in response to certain growth factors. Forms a complex with the IKB protein TANK and TRAF2 and release the NFKB inhibition caused by TANK. Note: This description may include information from UniProtKB.
Protein type: Protein kinase, Other; EC 126.96.36.199; Kinase, protein; Protein kinase, Ser/Thr (non-receptor); Other group; IKK family
Molecular Function: protein serine/threonine kinase activity; protein binding; nucleic acid binding; phosphoprotein binding; ATP binding; protein kinase activity
Biological Process: I-kappaB kinase/NF-kappaB cascade; positive regulation of I-kappaB kinase/NF-kappaB cascade; viral reproduction; MyD88-independent toll-like receptor signaling pathway; response to virus; toll-like receptor 3 signaling pathway; protein amino acid phosphorylation; positive regulation of peptidyl-serine phosphorylation; defense response to Gram-positive bacterium; positive regulation of interferon-beta biosynthetic process; toll-like receptor signaling pathway; positive regulation of interferon-beta production; positive regulation of interferon type I production; interferon type I production; innate immune response; positive regulation of transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter; inflammatory response; toll-like receptor 4 signaling pathway; negative regulation of interferon type I production; defense response to virus; positive regulation of interferon-alpha production
SS: The number of records in which this modification site was determined using site-specific methods. SS methods include amino acid sequencing, site-directed mutagenesis, modification site-specific antibodies, specific MS strategies, etc.