MRPL11 Polyclonal Antibody detects endogenous levels of MRPL11 protein.
Mammalian mitochondrial ribosomal proteins are encoded by nuclear genes and help in protein synthesis within the mitochondrion. Mitochondrial ribosomes (mitoribosomes) consist of a small 28S subunit and a large 39S subunit. They have an estimated 75% protein to rRNA composition compared to prokaryotic ribosomes, where this ratio is reversed. Another difference between mammalian mitoribosomes and prokaryotic ribosomes is that the latter contain a 5S rRNA. Among different species, the proteins comprising the mitoribosome differ greatly in sequence, and sometimes in biochemical properties, which prevents easy recognition by sequence homology. This gene encodes a 39S subunit protein. Sequence analysis identified three transcript variants that encode different isoforms. Pseudogenes corresponding to this gene are found on chromosomes 5q and 12q.
Protein Aliases: 39S ribosomal protein L11, mitochondrial; cgi-113 protein; L11mt; mgc111024; Mitochondrial large ribosomal subunit protein uL11m
Gene Aliases: CGI-113; L11MT; MRP-L11; MRPL11
UniProt ID: (Human) Q9Y3B7
Entrez Gene ID: (Human) 65003
Molecular Function: ribosomal protein