Summary: YjgF/chorismate_mutase-like, putative endoribonuclease
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YjgF_Endoribonuc is a putative endoribonuclease. The structure is of beta-alpha-beta-alpha-beta(2) domains common both to bacterial chorismate mutase and to members of the YjgF family. These proteins form trimers with a three-fold symmetry with three closely-packed beta-sheets. The YjgF family is a large, widely distributed family of proteins of unknown biochemical function that are highly conserved among eubacteria, archaea and eukaryotes .
Volz K;, Protein Sci. 1999;8:2428-2437.: A test case for structure-based functional assignment: the 1.2 A crystal structure of the yjgF gene product from Escherichia coli. PUBMED:10595546 EPMC:10595546
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This superfamily is characterised by proteins that form trimers with three closely packed beta-sheets. Some member proteins are chorismate mutases, others are endoribonucleases active on single-stranded mRNA. It is the highly conserved YjgF/YER057c/UK114 protein superfamily. Homologues of this protein occur in eubacteria, archaea, and eukaryotes. Proteins are functionally diverse and are involved in a variety of enzymatic and non-enzymatic functions. The high sequence and structural similarity between members of this protein superfamily offer an example of minimalistic changes leading to functional diversification. This feature is best exemplified by the three close homologues of YjgF proteins in mammals (human, rat, and goat) with sequence identity better than 85%. These homologues perform different functions, including tumour antigen activity in the goat homologue, translation inhibition in the human and rat homologues (hp14.5 and rp14.5), endoribonuclease activity in rp14.5, calpain activation in the bovine homologue, molecular chaperone activity in DUK114, and involvement in the regulation of purine and removal of toxic metabolites in YjgF7, and involvement in isoleucine biosynthetic pathways (YjgF, YER057c, Ibm1). In addition, members of this protein family have also been shown to regulate mitochondrial maintenance (Ibm1) in yeast. Proteins from the YjgF family in plants are involved in photosynthesis and chromoplastogenesis (CHRD).
The clan contains the following 3 members:CM_1 Ribonuc_L-PSP YjgF_endoribonc
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|Number in seed:||2|
|Number in full:||5105|
|Average length of the domain:||146.20 aa|
|Average identity of full alignment:||49 %|
|Average coverage of the sequence by the domain:||93.88 %|
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build method: hmmbuild -o /dev/null HMM SEED
search method: hmmsearch -Z 80369284 -E 1000 --cpu 4 HMM pfamseq
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