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DCP2 / YNL118C Sequence

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

Protein Product
decapping enzyme complex catalytic subunit
Feature Type
ORF , Verified
Catalytic subunit of Dcp1p-Dcp2p decapping enzyme complex; removes 5' cap structure from mRNAs prior to their degradation; also enters nucleus and positively regulates transcription initiation; nudix hydrolase family member; forms cytoplasmic foci upon DNA replication stress; human homolog DCP2 complements yeast dcp2 thermosensitive mutant 2 3 4 5 6 7 8
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