Protein Name eukaryotic translation initiation factor 2A
Organism Mus musculus
Gene ID 229317
Gene Symbol

Eif2a

UniProt Q8BJW6 (EIF2A_MOUSE)
Relationships Total Number of functionally related compound(s) : 215
Total Number of Articles : 273
Description

eukaryotic translation initiation factor 2A

Gene Summary

Predicted to enable RNA binding activity and ribosome binding activity. Acts upstream of or within SREBP signaling pathway; cellular protein metabolic process; and positive regulation of signal transduction. Predicted to be located in cytoplasm. Predicted to be part of cytosolic small ribosomal subunit and eukaryotic translation initiation factor 2 complex. Is expressed in brain; early conceptus; lens; liver; and ovary. Orthologous to human EIF2A (eukaryotic translation initiation factor 2A). [provided by Alliance of Genome Resources, Apr 2022]

synonyms
  • eukaryotic translation initiation factor 2A
  • eIF-2A
  • D030048D22
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