JNK3 Serine/threonine-protein kinase involved in various processes such as neuronal proliferation, differentiation, migration and programmed cell death. Extracellular stimuli such as proinflammatory cytokines or physical stress stimulate the stress-activated protein kinase/c-Jun N-terminal kinase (SAP/JNK) signaling pathway. In this cascade, two dual specificity kinases MAP2K4/MKK4 and MAP2K7/MKK7 phosphorylate and activate MAPK10/JNK3. In turn, MAPK10/JNK3 phosphorylates a number of transcription factors, primarily components of AP-1 such as JUN and ATF2 and thus regulates AP-1 transcriptional activity. Plays regulatory roles in the signaling pathways during neuronal apoptosis. Phosphorylates the neuronal microtubule regulator STMN2. Acts in the regulation of the amyloid-beta precursor protein/APP signaling during neuronal differentiation by phosphorylating APP. Participates also in neurite growth in spiral ganglion neurons. Phosphorylates the CLOCK-ARNTL/BMAL1 heterodimer and plays a role in the photic regulation of the circadian clock. Belongs to the protein kinase superfamily. CMGC Ser/Thr protein kinase family. MAP kinase subfamily. Specific to a subset of neurons in the nervous system. Present in the hippocampus and areas, cerebellum, striatum, brain stem, and weakly in the spinal cord. Very weak expression in testis and kidney. 3 alternatively spliced human isoforms have been reported. Note: This description may include information from UniProtKB.
Protein type: CMGC group; EC 2.7.11.24; JNK subfamily; Kinase, protein; MAPK family; MAPK/JNK subfamily; Protein kinase, CMGC; Protein kinase, Ser/Thr (non-receptor)
Chromosomal Location of Human Ortholog: 5|5 E5
Cellular Component:  cytoplasm; glutamatergic synapse; membrane; mitochondrion; neuron projection; nucleus; perikaryon; plasma membrane; postsynaptic density
Molecular Function:  ATP binding; JUN kinase activity; kinase activity; MAP kinase activity; nucleotide binding; protein binding; protein kinase activity; protein serine/threonine kinase activity; transferase activity
Biological Process:  cellular response to organic substance; intracellular signal transduction; JNK cascade; JUN phosphorylation; locomotor rhythm; negative regulation of transcription by RNA polymerase II; neurotransmitter receptor transport to postsynaptic membrane; phosphorylation; protein phosphorylation; regulation of circadian rhythm; regulation of gene expression; response to light stimulus; rhythmic process; vesicle-mediated transport in synapse
Reference #:  Q61831 (UniProtKB)
Alt. Names/Synonyms: c-Jun N-terminal kinase 3; C230008H04Rik; Jnk3; JNK3 beta1 protein kinase; JNK3 beta2 protein kinase; JNK3B1; JNK3B2; MAP kinase 10; MAP kinase p49 3F12; MAPK 10; Mapk10; mitogen activated protein kinase 10; Mitogen-activated protein kinase 10; MK10; OTTMUSP00000018409; p493F12; p54bSAPK; Prkm10; SAPK(beta); SAPK/Erk/kinase 2; Serk2; Stress-activated protein kinase JNK3
Gene Symbols: Mapk10
Molecular weight: 52,532 Da
Basal Isoelectric point: 6.51  Predict pI for various phosphorylation states
CST Pathways:  Apoptosis Regulation  |  B Cell Receptor Signaling  |  Death Receptor Signaling  |  ErbB/HER Signaling  |  GPCR Signaling to MAPKs  |  Inhibition of Apoptosis  |  Insulin Receptor Signaling  |  Mitochondrial Control of Apoptosis  |  NF-kB Signaling  |  Parkinson's Disease  |  SAPK/JNK Signaling Cascades  |  T Cell Receptor Signaling  |  TGF-ß Signaling  |  Toll-Like Receptor Signaling
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JNK3

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