Literature associating DNAH8 and primary ciliary dyskinesia 2
Axonemal beta dynein heavy chain 8; Force generating protein of respiratory cilia. Produces force towards the minus ends of microtubules. Dynein has ATPase activity; the force-producing power stroke is thought to occur on release of ADP. Involved in sperm motility; implicated in sperm flagellar assembly (By similarity); Dyneins, axonemal
Synonyms: DNAH8, DNAH8p, hDNAH8, H0Y7V4, Q8IU65 ...