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Gene Symbol CSNK2A1
Synonyms CK2A1 | Cka1 | Cka2 | CKII | OCNDS
Gene Description CSNK2A1, casein kinase 2 alpha 1, is the alpha catalytic subunit of the constitutively active CK2 protein kinase that interacts with acidic substrates and plays a role in cell growth and proliferation, and apoptosis (PMID: 31277672, PMID: 31500224, PMID: 12244125). Overexpression of CSNK2A1 has been identified in various tumors, including lymphoma, breast, kidney, and lung cancer (PMID: 25541719).


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