Glossary of "The Cell (5th ed.)" by Alberts et al. (2008)
- Multifunctional Ca2+/calmodulin-dependent protein kinase that phosphorylates itself and various target protein when activated. Found in most animal cells but is especially abundant at synapses in the brain, and is involved in some forms of synaptic plasticity in vertebrates.
- Alberts, B., Johnson, A., Lewis, J. Raff, M., Roberts, K. & Walter P. 2008. Molecular Biology of the Cell, 5th ed. -xxxiii + 1268 pp. Garland Science, New York.