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Ribosomal protein S16 signature





Description

Ribosomal protein S16 is one of the proteins from the small ribosomal subunit. It belongs to a family of ribosomal proteins which, on the basis of sequence similarities [1], groups:

  • Eubacterial S16.
  • Algal and plant chloroplast S16.
  • Cyanelle S16.
  • Neurospora crassa mitochondrial S24 (cyt-21).

S16 is a protein of about 100 amino-acid residues. As a signature pattern, we selected a conserved region located in the N-terminal extremity of these proteins.

Last update:

December 2004 / Pattern and text revised.

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Technical section

PROSITE method (with tools and information) covered by this documentation:

RIBOSOMAL_S16, PS00732; Ribosomal protein S16 signature  (PATTERN)


Reference

1AuthorsOtaka E. Hashimoto T. Mizuta K.
SourceProtein Seq. Data Anal. 5:285-300(1993).



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