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MTF1 / YMR228W Sequence

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


Protein Product
RNA polymerase specificity factor
Feature Type
ORF , Verified
Description
Mitochondrial RNA polymerase specificity factor; has structural similarity to S-adenosylmethionine-dependent methyltransferases and functional similarity to bacterial sigma-factors; Mtf1p interacts with and stabilizes the Rpo41p-promoter complex, enhancing DNA bending and melting to facilitate pre-initiation open complex formation 2 3 4 5 6

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