RAP--a putative RNA-binding domain.

Computational Molecular Biology Programme, Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology, 61 Biopolis Drive, Proteos, Singapore 138673.
Trends in Biochemical Sciences (Impact Factor: 13.52). 12/2004; 29(11):567-70. DOI: 10.1016/j.tibs.2004.09.005
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ABSTRACT A novel approximately 60-residue domain has been identified in Homo sapiens MGC5297 and various other proteins in eukaryotes. Sequence searches reveal that the domain is particularly abundant in apicomplexans and is predicted to be involved in diverse RNA-binding activities.

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