Domain

Domain of unknown function DUF4217 (IPR025313)

Short name: DUF4217

Domain relationships

None.

Description

This short domain is found at the C terminus of many helicases, including some DEAD box helicases. The DEAD box helicases are involved in various aspects of RNA metabolism, including nuclear transcription, pre mRNA splicing, ribosome biogenesis, nucleocytoplasmic transport, translation, RNA decay and organellar gene expression.

Contributing signatures

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