UniProt functional annotation for Q5SHP2

UniProt code: Q5SHP2.

Organism: Thermus thermophilus (strain HB8 / ATCC 27634 / DSM 579).
Taxonomy: Bacteria; Deinococcus-Thermus; Deinococci; Thermales; Thermaceae; Thermus.
Function: Located at the top of the head of the 30S subunit, extending towards the 50S subunit, which it may contact in the 70S complex. Contacts several RNA helices of the 16S rRNA.
Subunit: Part of the 30S ribosomal subunit. Forms a loose dimer with protein S13.
Mass spectrometry: Mass=10451; Method=MALDI; Range=2-93; Evidence={ECO:0000269|PubMed:16287167};
Similarity: Belongs to the ribosomal protein S19P family. {ECO:0000305}.

Annotations taken from UniProtKB at the EBI.