description
Kinesins are a superfamily of microtubule-based motor proteins that have diverse functions in transport of vesicles, organelles and chromosomes, and regulate microtubule dynamics. There are 14 families of kinesins, all reprsented in humans. A standardized nomenclature was published in 2004 (Lawrence et al.)

external resources
NCBI:1269378
REACTOME:R-HSA-983189
PUBMED:15479732
PUBMED:19851335
PUBMED:20930137
PUBMED:18626067

genes
KIF1A , CENPE , KIF2A , KIF3C , KIF5A , KIF5B , KLC1 , KIF11 , KIFC1 , KIF25 , KIF22 , KIF3B , KIF23 , KIF20B , KIF20A , KIF1C , KIF2C , KIF3A , KIFAP3 , KIF21B , KIF1B , KIF13B , KIF4A , KIF26A , RACGAP1 , KIF26B , KIF27 , KIF21A , KIF16B , KIF15 , KIF9 , KLC2 , KIF18A , KIF2B , KLC4 , KIFC2 , KIF12 , KIF19 , KIF18B , KLC3 , KIF6 , KIF4B ,