Immunogen sequence: PKEANSTTSQ KQSKQRKRGR HGPRRCHSNC RGDSFATYFR RVL
Highest antigen sequence identity to the following orthologs: Mouse - 34%, Rat - 39%.
Atypical histone H2B. Nucleosomes containing it are structurally and dynamically indistinguishable from those containing conventional H2B. However, unlike conventional H2B, does not recruit chromosome condensation factors and does not participate in the assembly of mitotic chromosomes. May be important for telomere function.
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Protein Aliases: H2B histone family member W testis-specific; H2B histone family, member W, testis-specific; Histone H2B type W-T
Gene Aliases: H2BFWT
UniProt ID: (Human) Q7Z2G1
Entrez Gene ID: (Human) 158983