Family

Female-specific protein transformer (IPR010519)

Short name: Tra

Overlapping homologous superfamilies

None.

Family relationships

None.

Description

Tra is a member of the regulatory pathway controlling female somatic sexual differentiation, regulated by Sxl. It activates dsx female-specific splicing by promoting the formation of a splicing enhancer complex which consists of tra, tra2 and sr proteins [PMID: 1592233].

GO terms

Biological Process

GO:0046660 female sex differentiation
GO:0006397 mRNA processing

Molecular Function

No terms assigned in this category.

Cellular Component

GO:0005634 nucleus

Contributing signatures

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