Aliases for RPAP1 Gene
External Ids for RPAP1 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for RPAP1 Gene
This protein forms part of the RNA polymerase II (RNAPII) enzyme complex and may recruit RNAPII to chromatin through its interaction with acetylated histones. [provided by RefSeq, Jul 2012]
GeneCards Summary for RPAP1 Gene
RPAP1 (RNA Polymerase II Associated Protein 1) is a Protein Coding gene. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include binding and DNA-directed 5'-3' RNA polymerase activity.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Summary for RPAP1 Gene
Forms an interface between the RNA polymerase II enzyme and chaperone/scaffolding protein, suggesting that it is required to connect RNA polymerase II to regulators of protein complex formation. Required for interaction of the RNA polymerase II complex with acetylated histone H3.