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Systematic name YER129W
Gene name SAK1
Aliases PAK1
Feature type ORF, Verified
Coordinates Chr V:417281..420709
Primary SGDID S000000931

Description of YER129W: Upstream serine/threonine kinase for the SNF1 complex; partially redundant with Elm1p and Tos3p; members of this family have functional orthology with LKB1, a mammalian kinase associated with Peutz-Jeghers cancer-susceptibility syndrome[1][2][3][4][5]


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Protein Details

Protein Modification

Modification(s): Phosphorylation

Identified as an efficient substrate of Clb2-Cdk1-as1 in a screen of a proteomic GST-fusion library. [6] [7]



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  1. Elbing K, et al. (2006) Purification and characterization of the three Snf1-activating kinases of Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Biochem J 393(Pt 3):797-805 SGD PMID 16201971
  2. Hong SP, et al. (2003) Activation of yeast Snf1 and mammalian AMP-activated protein kinase by upstream kinases. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 100(15):8839-43 SGD PMID 12847291
  3. Hovland PG, et al. (1997) Overexpression of the protein kinase Pak1 suppresses yeast DNA polymerase mutations. Mol Gen Genet 256(1):45-53 SGD PMID 9341678
  4. Nath N, et al. (2003) Yeast Pak1 kinase associates with and activates Snf1. Mol Cell Biol 23(11):3909-17 SGD PMID 12748292
  5. Sutherland CM, et al. (2003) Elm1p is one of three upstream kinases for the Saccharomyces cerevisiae SNF1 complex. Curr Biol 13(15):1299-305 SGD PMID 12906789
  6. Ubersax JA, et al. (2003) Targets of the cyclin-dependent kinase Cdk1. Nature 425(6960):859-64 SGD PMID 14574415
  7. submitted by Jeff Ubersax on 2004-01-27

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