Aliases for PPP1R15B Gene
External Ids for PPP1R15B Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for PPP1R15B Gene
PPP1R15B promotes dephosphorylation of the transcription initiation factor EIF2-alpha (EIF2S1; MIM 603907) through recruitment of protein phosphatase-1 (PP1) catalytic subunits (see MIM 176875) (Harding et al., 2009 [PubMed 19181853]).[supplied by OMIM, Feb 2010]
GeneCards Summary for PPP1R15B Gene
PPP1R15B (Protein Phosphatase 1, Regulatory Subunit 15B) is a Protein Coding gene. GO annotations related to this gene include protein serine/threonine phosphatase activity.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for PPP1R15B Gene
Maintains low levels of EIF2S1 phosphorylation in unstressed cells by promoting its dephosphorylation by PP1.