Family

Gamete antigen, Plasmodium species (IPR015299)

Short name: Gamete_antigen_PLAspp

Family relationships

None.

Description

Members of this family are essential for gametocytogenesis in Plasmodium falciparum. They contain a fold composed of two pseudo dyad-related repeats of the helix-turn-helix motif, serving as a platform for RNA and Src homology-3 (SH3) binding [PMID: 12577051].

Contributing signatures

Signatures from InterPro member databases are used to construct an entry.
SUPERFAMILY
GENE3D
Pfam