Protein Name oxysterol-binding protein KES1
Organism Saccharomyces cerevisiae S288C
Gene ID 855958
Gene Symbol

KES1

UniProt P35844 (KES1_YEAST)
Relationships Total Number of functionally related compound(s) : 29
Total Number of Articles : 26
Description

oxysterol-binding protein KES1

Gene Summary

Enables oxysterol binding activity; phospholipid binding activity; and sterol transfer activity. Involved in several processes, including lipid transport; piecemeal microautophagy of the nucleus; and post-Golgi vesicle-mediated transport. Located in Golgi membrane. Is extrinsic component of membrane. Orthologous to human OSBPL10 (oxysterol binding protein like 10) and OSBPL11 (oxysterol binding protein like 11). [provided by Alliance of Genome Resources, Apr 2022]

synonyms
  • oxysterol-binding protein KES1
  • YPL145C
  • BSR3
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Properties