MCM4/YPR019W Locus History Help


Nomenclature History
Standard Name Reference
MCM4 Merchant AM, et al.  (1997) A lesion in the DNA replication initiation factor Mcm10 induces pausing of elongation forks through chromosomal replication origins in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Mol Cell Biol 17(6):3261-71
Other Name(s)Reference
CDC54 Hennessy KM, et al.  (1991) A group of interacting yeast DNA replication genes. Genes Dev 5(6):958-69
HCD21 Coxon A, et al.  (1992) Fission yeast cdc21+ belongs to a family of proteins involved in an early step of chromosome replication. Nucleic Acids Res 20(21):5571-7
Nomenclature History Notes
DateNote
2007-09-14The standard gene name of ORF YPR019W was changed from CDC54 to its current alias MCM4.

Merchant AM, et al.  (1997) A lesion in the DNA replication initiation factor Mcm10 induces pausing of elongation forks through chromosomal replication origins in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Mol Cell Biol 17(6):3261-71
Hennessy KM, et al.  (1991) A group of interacting yeast DNA replication genes. Genes Dev 5(6):958-69
Mapping Notes
DateNote
1998-11-10Edition 15: The naming of CDC54 to MCM4 was adopted by the research community in order to minimize confusions in the cross-referencing of members of this family of proteins (Mcm2-7) in other eukaryotes

Cherry JM, et al.  (1998) "Genetic and Physical Maps of Saccharomyces cerevisiae (Edition 15)". Pp. 414-420 in 1998 Yeast Genetics and Molecular Biology Meeting Program and Abstracts. Bethesda, MD: The Genetics Society of America
1998-11-10Edition 15: member of the MCM/P1-family of genes which play a role in the licensing of DNA replication; others members of this family include : MCM2, MCM3, MCM5 (CDC46), MCM6, and MCM7 (CDC47)

Cherry JM, et al.  (1998) "Genetic and Physical Maps of Saccharomyces cerevisiae (Edition 15)". Pp. 414-420 in 1998 Yeast Genetics and Molecular Biology Meeting Program and Abstracts. Bethesda, MD: The Genetics Society of America