DCTN5

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DCTN5

A gene on chromosome 16p12.2 that encodes dynactin-5 (a subunit of dynactin), a cytoplasmic dynein (molecular) motor involved in minus-end-directed transport. The encoded protein is part of the pointed-end subcomplex and appears to bind membranous cargo.
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Several proteins (Homo sapiens malic enzyme 1, dynactin 5, cofilin, utrophin, mucin 16 (CD164-sialomucin-like-2 protein), chalcone flavanone isomerase-1, chalcone flavanone isomerase 2, helezonal bundle transporter protein-141, hypothetical protein LOC283638 isoform 1, hypothetical protein LOC283638 isoform 2, complex I intermediate-related protein 30) in our proteomic analyses represent an important step to elucidate how Ankaferd biologically affects the components of numerous pathogens.