UniProt functional annotation for P20279

UniProt code: P20279.

Organism: Haloarcula marismortui (strain ATCC 43049 / DSM 3752 / JCM 8966 / VKM B-1809) (Halobacterium marismortui).
Taxonomy: Archaea; Euryarchaeota; Halobacteria; Halobacteriales; Halobacteriaceae; Haloarcula.
 
Function: One of the primary rRNA binding proteins, it binds directly near the 3'-end of the 23S rRNA, where it nucleates assembly of the 50S subunit (By similarity).
 
Subunit: Part of the 50S ribosomal subunit. Forms a cluster with proteins L14 and L24e. Interacts weakly with protein L13.
Similarity: Belongs to the ribosomal protein L3P family.

Annotations taken from UniProtKB at the EBI.