UniProt functional annotation for Q5SIH3

UniProt code: Q5SIH3.

Organism: Thermus thermophilus (strain HB8 / ATCC 27634 / DSM 579).
Taxonomy: Bacteria; Deinococcus-Thermus; Deinococci; Thermales; Thermaceae; Thermus.
Function: Binds at the top of the head of the 30S subunit. It stabilizes a number of different RNA elements and thus is important for subunit structure.
Subunit: Part of the 30S ribosomal subunit.
Mass spectrometry: Mass=3206; Method=MALDI; Range=2-27; Evidence={ECO:0000269|PubMed:16287167};
Similarity: Belongs to the ribosomal protein S31e family. {ECO:0000305}.

Annotations taken from UniProtKB at the EBI.