40S ribosomal protein S26

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RPS26
Available structures
PDB Ortholog search: PDBe RCSB
Identifiers
Aliases RPS26, DBA10, S26, ribosomal protein S26
External IDs MGI: 1351628 HomoloGene: 37420 GeneCards: RPS26
Orthologs
Species Human Mouse
Entrez
Ensembl
UniProt
RefSeq (mRNA)

NM_001029

NM_013765

RefSeq (protein)

NP_001020

NP_038793.2
NP_038793

Location (UCSC) Chr 12: 56.04 – 56.04 Mb Chr 10: 128.62 – 128.63 Mb
PubMed search [1] [2]
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40S ribosomal protein S26 is a protein that in humans is encoded by the RPS26 gene.[3][4][5]

Function[edit]

Ribosomes, the organelles that catalyze protein synthesis, consist of a small 40S subunit and a large 60S subunit. Together these subunits are composed of 4 RNA species and approximately 80 structurally distinct proteins. This gene encodes a ribosomal protein that is a component of the 40S subunit. The protein belongs to the S26E family of ribosomal proteins. It is located in the cytoplasm. As is typical for genes encoding ribosomal proteins, there are multiple processed pseudogenes of this gene dispersed through the genome.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Human PubMed Reference:". 
  2. ^ "Mouse PubMed Reference:". 
  3. ^ Kenmochi N, Kawaguchi T, Rozen S, Davis E, Goodman N, Hudson TJ, Tanaka T, Page DC (Aug 1998). "A map of 75 human ribosomal protein genes". Genome Res. 8 (5): 509–23. doi:10.1101/gr.8.5.509. PMID 9582194. 
  4. ^ Filipenko ML, Mishin VP, Suturina IuA, Muravlev AI, Kopantsev EA, Karpova GG, Mertvetsov NP (Aug 1996). "[Mapping of the genes for ribosomal proteins S26, L19, and L32 on human chromosomes]". Bioorg Khim. 21 (11): 838–44. PMID 8670309. 
  5. ^ a b "Entrez Gene: RPS26 ribosomal protein S26". 

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