PIM1/YBL022C Locus History Help


Nomenclature History
Standard Name Reference
PIM1 Van Dyck L, et al.  (1994) PIM1 encodes a mitochondrial ATP-dependent protease that is required for mitochondrial function in the yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae. J Biol Chem 269(1):238-42
Other Name(s)Reference
LON1 Suzuki CK, et al.  (1994) Requirement for the yeast gene LON in intramitochondrial proteolysis and maintenance of respiration. Science 264(5161):891
Nomenclature History Notes
DateNote
2009-02-27In S. cerevisiae, the PIM1 name refers to the ATP-dependent Lon protease in the mitochondrial matrix. In several other organisms, including mouse and the yeast Pichia pastoris, the PIM1 name is used for a serine/threonine kinase.

Cosano IC, et al.  (2001) Pim1, a MAP kinase involved in cell wall integrity in Pichia pastoris. Mol Genet Genomics 265(4):604-14
Bischoff JR, et al.  (1998) A homologue of Drosophila aurora kinase is oncogenic and amplified in human colorectal cancers. EMBO J 17(11):3052-65