UniProt functional annotation for P02609

UniProt code: P02609.

Organism: Gallus gallus (Chicken).
Taxonomy: Eukaryota; Metazoa; Chordata; Craniata; Vertebrata; Euteleostomi; Testudines + Archosauria group; Archosauria; Dinosauria; Saurischia; Theropoda; Coelurosauria; Aves; Neognathae; Galloanserae; Galliformes; Phasianidae; Phasianinae; Gallus.
Subunit: Myosin is a hexamer of 2 heavy chains and 4 light chains.
Ptm: The N-terminus is blocked. N,N,N-trimethylalanine, found in other myosin light chains would not have been detected in the N- terminal tryptic peptide in PubMed:7358336 because it would remain trimethylated and ninhydrin negative after hydrolysis.
Miscellaneous: This chain binds calcium.
Similarity: Contains 3 EF-hand domains. {ECO:0000255|PROSITE- ProRule:PRU00448}.

Annotations taken from UniProtKB at the EBI.