Aliases for BMS1 Gene
External Ids for BMS1 Gene
Previous HGNC Symbols for BMS1 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for BMS1 Gene
This gene likely encodes a ribosome assembly protein. A similar protein in yeast functions in 35S-rRNA processing, which includes a series of cleavage steps critical for formation of 40S ribosomes. Related pseudogenes exist on chromosomes 2, 9, 10, 15, 16, and 22.[provided by RefSeq, Mar 2009]
GeneCards Summary for BMS1 Gene
BMS1 (BMS1 Ribosome Biogenesis Factor) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with BMS1 include Aplasia Cutis Congenita, Nonsyndromic and Aplasia Cutis Congenita. Among its related pathways are rRNA processing in the nucleus and cytosol and Ribosome biogenesis in eukaryotes. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include GTPase activity. An important paralog of this gene is TSR1.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for BMS1 Gene
May act as a molecular switch during maturation of the 40S ribosomal subunit in the nucleolus.