DAPK2 encodes the human gene, Death-associated protein kinase 2. It may also be known as: DAP kinase 2; DAP-kinase-related protein 1; DRP1. The encoded protein is an enzyme with an amino acid length of 370 and a mass of 42.9 kDa. DAPK2 is a member of the Protein kinase superfamily, CAMK Ser/Thr protein kinase family, DAP kinase subfamily. Homologs of this gene exist in other organisms, including: Frog, Nematode.