Unconventional myosin-Va

Interactor Gene Name:
MYO5A
Interactor protein name:
Unconventional myosin-Va
Uniprot ID:
Q9Y4I1
Identifed in (species):
Human
Cell Type/ Tissue:
HEK 293
Receptor (species):
Human
Interactor (species):
Human
Experimental System:
Transgenic expression
Detection Method:
Co-IP / Mass Spec
Published (year):
2009
Publication (PubMed):
Gu BJ (2009)
Protein Structure of Interactor:
RSCB PDB
Sequence:
NCBI Gene
Expression Profile:
EMBL-EBI Expression Atlas
Disease Pathways:
OMIM; GAD

Unconventional myosin-Va belongs to the myosin superfamily; it contains a motor domain which binds actin and ATP. It is ubiquitously expressed, but enriched in brain, skin and testes.

Unconventional myosin-Va is responsible for the actin-dependent transport of intracellular organelles and mRNAs.