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CUP1-1 / YHR053C Sequence

Sequences and genome annotation information for Reference Strain S288C and a select set of Alternative References.

CUP1 1
Protein Product
metallothionein CUP1
Feature Type
ORF , Verified
Metallothionein; binds copper and mediates resistance to high concentrations of copper and cadmium; locus is variably amplified in different strains, with two copies, CUP1-1 and CUP1-2, in the genomic sequence reference strain S288C; CUP1-1 has a paralog, CUP1-2, that arose from a segmental duplication 2 3 4
CUP1-2 4