Literature associating CERK and retinitis pigmentosa 26
Acylsphingosine kinase; Catalyzes specifically the phosphorylation of ceramide to form ceramide 1-phosphate. Acts efficiently on natural and analog ceramides (C6, C8, C16 ceramides, and C8-dihydroceramide), to a lesser extent on C2-ceramide and C6-dihydroceramide, but not on other lipids, such as various sphingosines. Binds phosphoinositides.
Synonyms: CERK, A0A024R4U8, CERK-001, CERK-002, CERK-003 ...