UniProt functional annotation for Q5SHQ3

UniProt code: Q5SHQ3.

Organism: Thermus thermophilus (strain HB8 / ATCC 27634 / DSM 579).
Taxonomy: Bacteria; Deinococcus-Thermus; Deinococci; Thermales; Thermaceae; Thermus.
 
Function: This protein binds to the 23S rRNA, and is important in its secondary structure. It is located near the subunit interface in the base of the L7/L12 stalk, and near the tRNA binding site of the peptidyltransferase center.
 
Subunit: Part of the 50S ribosomal subunit.
Mass spectrometry: Mass=19401; Method=MALDI; Range=2-180; Evidence={ECO:0000269|PubMed:16287167};
Similarity: Belongs to the ribosomal protein L6P family. {ECO:0000255|HAMAP-Rule:MF_01365}.

Annotations taken from UniProtKB at the EBI.