Literature associating NEK8 and cystic kidney disease
Serine/threonine-protein kinase Nek8; Required for renal tubular integrity. May regulate local cytoskeletal structure in kidney tubule epithelial cells. May regulate ciliary biogenesis through targeting of proteins to the cilia (By similarity). Plays a role in organogenesis and is involved in the regulation of the Hippo signaling pathway.
Synonyms: NEK8, NEK8p, hNEK8, K7EL04, K7END4 ...