Aliases for YBEY Gene
External Ids for YBEY Gene
Previous HGNC Symbols for YBEY Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for YBEY Gene
This gene encodes a highly conserved metalloprotein. A similar protein in bacteria acts as an endoribonuclease, and is thought to function in ribosomal RNA maturation and ribosome assembly. Alternative splicing results in multiple transcript variants. [provided by RefSeq, Sep 2015]
GeneCards Summary for YBEY Gene
YBEY (YbeY Metalloendoribonuclease) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with YBEY include Schizophrenia 10. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include metalloendopeptidase activity. An important paralog of this gene is BRD7.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Summary for YBEY Gene
Single strand-specific metallo-endoribonuclease involved in rRNA maturation.