Cyclebase 3.0

Cell-cycle regulation database

YKU70 [YMR284W]

ATP-dependent DNA helicase II subunit Ku70; Subunit of the telomeric Ku complex (Yku70p-Yku80p); involved in telomere length maintenance, structure and telomere position effect; required for localization of telomerase ribonucleoprotein to nucleus via interaction with the TLC1 guide RNA; relocates to sites of double-strand cleavage to promote nonhomologous end joining during DSB repair

Synonyms:  YKU70,  YKU70p,  E9P8N2,  P32807,  E9P8N2p ...

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