Family

Selenoprotein SelK/SelG (IPR024491)

Short name: Se_SelK/SelG

Overlapping homologous superfamilies

None.

Family relationships

None.

Description

This entry represents an eukaryotic family of selenoproteins. It includes SelK, which seems to play an important role in protecting cells from endoplasmic reticulum stress-induced apoptosis [PMID: 20692228] and SelG, which may be involved in regulating the redox state of the cell [PMID: 11389138].

Contributing signatures

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