Domain

Basic-leucine zipper domain (IPR004827)

Short name: bZIP

Domain relationships

None.

Description

The basic-leucine zipper (bZIP) domain transcription factors [PMID: 7780801] of eukaryotic are proteins that contain a basic region mediating sequence-specific DNA-binding followed by a leucine zipper region required for dimerisation.

GO terms

Biological Process

GO:0006355 regulation of transcription, DNA-templated

Molecular Function

GO:0043565 sequence-specific DNA binding
GO:0003700 sequence-specific DNA binding transcription factor activity

Cellular Component

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Contributing signatures

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