UBC proteinsmedical dictionary


Family of proteins involved in conjugating ubiquitin to proteins.

UBC1, UBC4 and UBC5 have a role in targeting proteins for degradation, but others have more complex roles, including an involvement in cell cycle control (UBC3) and the secretory pathway (UBC6).

This entry appears with permission from the Dictionary of Cell and Molecular Biology

(11 Mar 2008)

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