UniProt functional annotation for P0A7L3

UniProt code: P0A7L3.

Organism: Escherichia coli (strain K12).
Taxonomy: Bacteria; Proteobacteria; Gammaproteobacteria; Enterobacteriales; Enterobacteriaceae; Escherichia.
Function: One of the primary rRNA binding proteins, it binds close to the 5'-end of the 23S rRNA. It is important during the early stages of 50S assembly.
Subunit: Part of the 50S ribosomal subunit. Contacts L21 (PubMed:2665813).
Mass spectrometry: Mass=13366.9; Method=MALDI; Range=2-118; Source=PubMed:10094780;
Similarity: Belongs to the ribosomal protein L20P family.

Annotations taken from UniProtKB at the EBI.