Protein Name eukaryotic translation initiation factor 3 subunit A
Organism Homo sapiens
Gene ID 8661
Gene Symbol

EIF3A

UniProt Q14152 (EIF3A_HUMAN)
Relationships Total Number of functionally related compound(s) : 115
Total Number of Articles : 151
Description

eukaryotic translation initiation factor 3 subunit A

Gene Summary

Enables RNA binding activity. Contributes to translation initiation factor activity. Involved in IRES-dependent viral translational initiation; formation of cytoplasmic translation initiation complex; and viral translational termination-reinitiation. Located in cytosol; nucleolus; and nucleoplasm. Part of eukaryotic translation initiation factor 3 complex. [provided by Alliance of Genome Resources, Apr 2022]

synonyms
  • eukaryotic translation initiation factor 3 subunit A
  • EIF3, p180 subunit
  • centrosomin homolog
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Properties