Aliases for LUC7L Gene
External Ids for LUC7L Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for LUC7L Gene
The LUC7L gene may represent a mammalian heterochromatic gene, encoding a putative RNA-binding protein similar to the yeast Luc7p subunit of the U1 snRNP splicing complex that is normally required for 5-prime splice site selection (Tufarelli et al., 2001 [PubMed 11170747]).[supplied by OMIM, Mar 2008]
GeneCards Summary for LUC7L Gene
LUC7L (LUC7 Like) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with LUC7L include Alpha-Thalassemia. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include identical protein binding and RS domain binding. An important paralog of this gene is LUC7L2.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Summary for LUC7L Gene
May bind to RNA via its Arg/Ser-rich domain.