CDK may refer to:

  • The IATA airport code for George T. Lewis Airport, Cedar Key, Florida, United States.
  • CDK Systems Ltd, (formerly CDK Electronics) a specialist in refrigeration control and monitoring system.
  • CalmDownKidder Records, a netlabel specialising in chiptune music
  • Centre for the Study of Democracy and Culture, a Czech think-tank
  • Chemistry Development Kit, an open source chemical expert system for Chemoinformatics and Bioinformatics, written in Java
  • Chung Do Kwan, founded in 1944, the first of nine schools teaching what came to be known as Taekwondo
  • Complete knock down, a production technique, often used in automotive industry
  • Curses Development Kit, one of two open source distributions of the Curses widgets library
  • Cyclin-dependent kinase, a major class of enzymes involved in the regulation of the cell cycle
  • Content Development Kit, packages for allowing content providers to develop applications on a certain platform
  • Chronic kidney disease, a progressive loss of renal function of the kidney.

Other articles related to "cdk, cdks":

SKP2 - Clinical Significance
... One of the most critical CDK inhibitors involved in cancer pathogenesis is p27Kip1, which is involved primarily in inhibiting cyclin E-CDK2 complexes (and to a lesser extent cyclin D-CDK4 ...
... The protein encoded by this gene is a neuron-specific activator of CDK5 kinase ... It associates with CDK5 to form an active kinase ...
CDC20 - Regulation
... for Cdc20 to bind the APC, specific APC subunits must be phosphorylated by Cdk1 (among other Cdks) ... Therefore, when cdk activity is high in mitosis, and the cell must prepare to enter anaphase and exit mitosis, the APCCdc20 complex is activated ... Once active, APCCdc20 promotes the degradation of Cdks by inactivating S/M cyclins ...
CDKN2B - Function
... protein, which forms a complex with CDK4 or CDK6, and prevents the activation of the CDK kinases by cyclin D, thus the encoded protein functions as a cell growth regulator that inhibits ...