UniProt functional annotation for Q72I14

UniProt code: Q72I14.

Organism: Thermus thermophilus (strain HB27 / ATCC BAA-163 / DSM 7039).
Taxonomy: Bacteria; Deinococcus-Thermus; Deinococci; Thermales; Thermaceae; Thermus.
 
Function: Binds to 23S rRNA. Forms part of two intersubunit bridges in the 70S ribosome. {ECO:0000255|HAMAP-Rule:MF_01367}.
 
Subunit: Part of the 50S ribosomal subunit. Forms a cluster with proteins L3 and L19. In the 70S ribosome, L14 and L19 interact and together make contacts with the 16S rRNA in bridges B5 and B8. {ECO:0000255|HAMAP-Rule:MF_01367}.
Similarity: Belongs to the ribosomal protein L14P family. {ECO:0000255|HAMAP-Rule:MF_01367}.

Annotations taken from UniProtKB at the EBI.