Literature associating MKKS and heart disease
McKusick-Kaufman/Bardet-Biedl syndromes putative chaperonin; Probable molecular chaperone. Assists the folding of proteins upon ATP hydrolysis. As part of the BBS/CCT complex plays a role in the assembly of BBSome, a complex involved in ciliogenesis regulating transports vesicles to the cilia. May play a role in protein processing in limb, cardiac and reproductive system development. May play a role in cytokinesis; Belongs to the TCP-1 chaperonin family.
Synonyms: MKKS, B7Z3W9, Q9HB66, Q9NPJ1, B7Z3W9p ...