Aliases for PABPC3 Gene
External Ids for PABPC3 Gene
Previous HGNC Symbols for PABPC3 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for PABPC3 Gene
Messenger RNA stability and translation initiation are extensively under the control of poly(A)-binding proteins (PABP). See PABPC1 (MIM 604679) for background information.[supplied by OMIM, Jul 2002]
GeneCards Summary for PABPC3 Gene
PABPC3 (Poly(A) Binding Protein Cytoplasmic 3) is a Protein Coding gene. Among its related pathways are mRNA surveillance pathway and RNA transport. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include nucleic acid binding and nucleotide binding. An important paralog of this gene is PABPC1.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Summary for PABPC3 Gene
Binds the poly(A) tail of mRNA. May be involved in cytoplasmic regulatory processes of mRNA metabolism. Binds poly(A) with a slightly lower affinity as compared to PABPC1.