UniProt functional annotation for P60489

UniProt code: P60489.

Organism: Thermus thermophilus (strain HB8 / ATCC 27634 / DSM 579).
Taxonomy: Bacteria; Deinococcus-Thermus; Deinococci; Thermales; Thermaceae; Thermus.
Function: This protein binds directly to 23S rRNA. Interacts with the A site tRNA.
Subunit: Part of the 50S ribosomal subunit.
Mass spectrometry: Mass=15962; Method=MALDI; Range=1-141; Source=PubMed:16287167;
Similarity: Belongs to the ribosomal protein L16P family.

Annotations taken from UniProtKB at the EBI.