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LCB5 protein (Saccharomyces cerevisiae) - STRING interaction network
"LCB5" - Minor sphingoid long-chain base kinase, paralog of Lcb4p responsible for few percent of the total activity, possibly involved in synthesis of long-chain base phosphates, which function as signaling molecules in Saccharomyces cerevisiae
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LCB5Minor sphingoid long-chain base kinase, paralog of Lcb4p responsible for few percent of the total activity, possibly involved in synthesis of long-chain base phosphates, which function as signaling molecules; Catalyzes the phosphorylation of the sphingoid long chain bases dihydrosphingosine (DHS or sphinganine) and phytosphingosine (PHS) to form dihydrosphingosine 1-phosphate (DHS-1P) and phytosphingosine 1-phosphate (PHS-1P) respectively. Redundant to LCB4, is only responsible for few percent of the total activity. Involved in the biosynthesis of sphingolipids and ceramides. Involved [...] (687 aa)    
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LCB3
Long-chain base-1-phosphate phosphatase with specificity for dihydrosphingosine-1-phosphate, regulates ceramide and long-chain base phosphates levels, involved in incorporation of exogenous long chain bases in sphingolipids; Dihydrosphingosine 1-phosphate phosphatase required for efficient ceramide synthesis from exogenous sphingoid bases. Involved in endocytosis and calcium-mediated signaling (409 aa)
       
  0.992
DPL1
Dihydrosphingosine phosphate lyase, regulates intracellular levels of sphingolipid long-chain base phosphates (LCBPs), degrades phosphorylated long chain bases, prefers C16 dihydrosphingosine-l-phosphate as a substrate; Cleaves phosphorylated sphingoid bases (PSBs), such as sphingosine-1-phosphate, into fatty aldehydes and phosphoethanolamine (589 aa)
       
  0.989
LCB4
Sphingoid long-chain base kinase, responsible for synthesis of long-chain base phosphates, which function as signaling molecules, regulates synthesis of ceramide from exogenous long-chain bases, localizes to the Golgi and late endosomes; Catalyzes the phosphorylation of the sphingoid long chain bases dihydrosphingosine (DHS or sphinganine) and phytosphingosine (PHS) to form dihydrosphingosine 1-phosphate (DHS-1P) and phytosphingosine 1-phosphate (PHS-1P) respectively (PubMed-9677363, PubMed-11102354, PubMed-11795842, PubMed-16141212). Involved in the biosynthesis of sphingolipids and c [...] (624 aa)
       
0.986
YSR3
Dihydrosphingosine 1-phosphate phosphatase, membrane protein involved in sphingolipid metabolism; has similarity to Lcb3p; Dihydrosphingosine 1-phosphate phosphatase required for efficient ceramide synthesis from exogenous sphingoid bases. Involved in endocytosis and calcium-mediated signaling (404 aa)
       
  0.985
LAG1
Ceramide synthase component, involved in synthesis of ceramide from C26(acyl)-coenzyme A and dihydrosphingosine or phytosphingosine, functionally equivalent to Lac1p; Component of the ceramide synthase complex required for C26-CoA-dependent ceramide synthesis. Redundant with LAC1. Facilitates ER-to-Golgi transport of GPI-anchored proteins. Involved in the aging process. Deletion of LAG1 results in a pronounced increase (approximately 50%) in mean and in maximum life span (411 aa)
     
 
  0.976
LAC1
Ceramide synthase component, involved in synthesis of ceramide from C26(acyl)-coenzyme A and dihydrosphingosine or phytosphingosine, functionally equivalent to Lag1p; Component of the ceramide synthase complex required for C26-CoA-dependent ceramide synthesis. Redundant with LAG1. Facilitates ER-to-Golgi transport of GPI-anchored proteins (418 aa)
     
 
  0.972
YDC1
Alkaline dihydroceramidase, involved in sphingolipid metabolism; preferentially hydrolyzes dihydroceramide to a free fatty acid and dihydrosphingosine; has a minor reverse activity; Catalyzes the conversion of dihydroceramide and also phytoceramide to dihydrosphingosine or phytosphingosine. Prefers dihydroceramide. Very low reverse hydrolysis activity, catalyzing synthesis of dihydroceramide from fatty acid and dihydrosphingosine. Is not responsible for the breakdown of unsaturated ceramide. May play a role in heat stress response (317 aa)
         
  0.969
YPC1
Alkaline ceramidase that also has reverse (CoA-independent) ceramide synthase activity, catalyzes both breakdown and synthesis of phytoceramide; overexpression confers fumonisin B1 resistance; Hydrolyzes phytoceramide and also dihydroceramide into phytosphingosine or dihydrosphingosine. Prefers phytoceramide. Has also reverse hydrolysis activity, catalyzing synthesis of phytoceramide and dihydroceramide from palmitic acid and phytosphingosine or dihydrosphingosine. Is not responsible for the breakdown of unsaturated ceramide (316 aa)
         
  0.969
SUR2
Sphinganine C4-hydroxylase, catalyses the conversion of sphinganine to phytosphingosine in sphingolipid biosyntheis; Required for hydroxylation of C-4 in the sphingoid moiety of ceramide. Involved in the response to syringomycin (349 aa)
         
  0.956
PKC1
Protein serine/threonine kinase essential for cell wall remodeling during growth; localized to sites of polarized growth and the mother-daughter bud neck; homolog of the alpha, beta, and gamma isoforms of mammalian protein kinase C (PKC); Required for cell growth and for the G2->M transition of the cell division cycle. Mediates a protein kinase cascade; it activates BCK1 which itself activates MKK1/MKK2 (1151 aa)
       
  0.927
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Saccharomyces cerevisiae
NCBI taxonomy Id: 4932
Other names: Candida robusta, Pachytichospora, S. cerevisiae, Saccharomyces, Saccharomyces capensis, Saccharomyces cerevisiae, Saccharomyces italicus, Saccharomyces oviformis, Saccharomyces uvarum var. melibiosus, lager beer yeast, yeast
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