UniProt functional annotation for P80371

UniProt code: P80371.

Organism: Thermus thermophilus (strain HB8 / ATCC 27634 / DSM 579).
Taxonomy: Bacteria; Deinococcus-Thermus; Deinococci; Thermales; Thermaceae; Thermus.
Function: Spans the head-body hinge region of the 30S subunit. Is loosely associated with the 30S subunit.
Subunit: Part of the 30S ribosomal subunit. Contacts protein S8 and may contact the N-terminus of Era.
Similarity: Belongs to the ribosomal protein S2P family. {ECO:0000305}.

Annotations taken from UniProtKB at the EBI.