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  1. a human gene

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  2. Rho-associated, coiled-coil containing protein kinase 1, also known as ROCK1, is a protein serine/threonine kinase, but also denotes the human gene encoding it

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  3. activated when bound to the GTP-bound form of Rho GTPase

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  4. This protein is thus a downstream effector of Rho

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  5. phosphorylates and activates LIM kinase, which in turn, phosphorylates cofilin, inhibiting its actin-depolymerizing activity

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  6. Thus, ROCK1 contributes to actin-stability

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