Aliases for SSBP1 Gene
External Ids for SSBP1 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for SSBP1 Gene
SSBP1 is a housekeeping gene involved in mitochondrial biogenesis (Tiranti et al., 1995 [PubMed 7789991]). It is also a subunit of a single-stranded DNA (ssDNA)-binding complex involved in the maintenance of genome stability (Huang et al., 2009) [PubMed 19683501].[supplied by OMIM, Feb 2010]
GeneCards Summary for SSBP1 Gene
SSBP1 (Single-Stranded DNA Binding Protein 1, Mitochondrial) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with SSBP1 include herpes simplex. Among its related pathways are Homologous recombination and DNA strand elongation. GO annotations related to this gene include chromatin binding and single-stranded DNA binding.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for SSBP1 Gene
This protein binds preferentially and cooperatively to ss-DNA. Probably involved in mitochondrial DNA replication. Associates with mitochondrial DNA