Domain

Cupin 1 (IPR006045)

Short name: Cupin_1

Domain relationships

None.

Description

This family represents the conserved barrel domain of the 'cupin' superfamily ('cupa' is the Latin term for a small barrel). This family contains 11S and 7S plant seed storage proteins, and germins. Plant seed storage proteins provide the major nitrogen source for the developing plant.

GO terms

Biological Process

No terms assigned in this category.

Molecular Function

GO:0045735 nutrient reservoir activity

Cellular Component

No terms assigned in this category.

Contributing signatures

Signatures from InterPro member databases are used to construct an entry.
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SMART