Aliases for EIF1 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for EIF1 Gene
GeneCards Summary for EIF1 Gene
EIF1 (Eukaryotic Translation Initiation Factor 1) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with EIF1 include Leukoencephalopathy With Vanishing White Matter. Among its related pathways are Translational Control and Translation Factors. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include translation factor activity, RNA binding. An important paralog of this gene is EIF1B.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Summary for EIF1 Gene
Necessary for scanning and involved in initiation site selection. Promotes the assembly of 48S ribosomal complexes at the authentic initiation codon of a conventional capped mRNA.