SHU2/YDR078C Summary Help

Standard Name SHU2 1
Systematic Name YDR078C
Feature Type ORF, Verified
Description Component of Shu complex (aka PCSS complex); Shu complex also includes Psy3, Csm2, Shu1, and promotes error-free DNA repair, Shu complex mediates inhibition of Srs2p function; promotes formation of Rad51p filaments (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6)
Name Description Suppressor of HydroxyUrea sensitivity 1
Chromosomal Location
ChrIV:602869 to 602198 | ORF Map | GBrowse
Note: this feature is encoded on the Crick strand.
Gene Ontology Annotations All SHU2 GO evidence and references
  View Computational GO annotations for SHU2
Molecular Function
Manually curated
Biological Process
Manually curated
Cellular Component
Manually curated
Regulators 3 genes
Classical genetics
Large-scale survey
32 total interaction(s) for 20 unique genes/features.
Physical Interactions
  • Affinity Capture-RNA: 3
  • Co-purification: 1
  • Two-hybrid: 7

Genetic Interactions
  • Negative Genetic: 4
  • Phenotypic Suppression: 1
  • Positive Genetic: 6
  • Synthetic Growth Defect: 4
  • Synthetic Rescue: 6

Expression Summary
Length (a.a.) 223
Molecular Weight (Da) 26,122
Isoelectric Point (pI) 4.6
Phosphorylation PhosphoGRID | PhosphoPep Database
sequence information
ChrIV:602869 to 602198 | ORF Map | GBrowse
Note: this feature is encoded on the Crick strand.
Last Update Coordinates: 2011-02-03 | Sequence: 1996-07-31
Subfeature details
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Coordinates Sequence
CDS 1..672 602869..602198 2011-02-03 1996-07-31
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S288C only
S288C vs. other species
S288C vs. other strains
External Links All Associated Seq | Entrez Gene | Entrez RefSeq Protein | MIPS | Search all NCBI (Entrez) | UniProtKB
Primary SGDIDS000002485
References cited on this page View Complete Literature Guide for SHU2
1) Shor E, et al.  (2005) A genetic screen for top3 suppressors in Saccharomyces cerevisiae identifies SHU1, SHU2, PSY3 and CSM2: four genes involved in error-free DNA repair. Genetics 169(3):1275-89
2) Huang ME, et al.  (2003) A genomewide screen in Saccharomyces cerevisiae for genes that suppress the accumulation of mutations. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 100(20):11529-34
3) Mankouri HW, et al.  (2007) Shu proteins promote the formation of homologous recombination intermediates that are processed by sgs1-rmi1-top3. Mol Biol Cell 18(10):4062-73
4) Ball LG, et al.  (2009) The yeast Shu complex couples error-free post-replication repair to homologous recombination. Mol Microbiol 73(1):89-102
5) Bernstein KA, et al.  (2011) The Shu complex, which contains Rad51 paralogues, promotes DNA repair through inhibition of the Srs2 anti-recombinase. Mol Biol Cell 22(9):1599-607
6) Sasanuma H, et al.  (2013) A new protein complex promoting the assembly of Rad51 filaments. Nat Commun 4():1676