Domain

Group II intron, maturase-specific (IPR013597)

Short name: Mat_intron_G2

Overlapping homologous superfamilies

None.

Domain relationships

None.

Description

This region is found mainly in various bacterial and archaeal species, but a few members of this family are expressed by fungal and chlamydomonal species. It has been implicated in the binding of intron RNA during reverse transcription and splicing [PMID: 11959575].

Contributing signatures

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