DNA primase is the polymerase that synthesizes small RNA primers for the Okazaki fragments made during discontinuous DNA replication. Heterodimer of a small subunit and a large subunit. Belongs to the eukaryotic-type primase small subunit family. Note: This description may include information from UniProtKB.
Protein type: EC 2.7.7.-; Nucleotide Metabolism - pyrimidine; Transferase; DNA replication; Nucleotide Metabolism - purine
LTP: The number of records in which this modification site was determined using site-specific methods. SS methods include amino acid sequencing, site-directed mutagenesis, modification site-specific antibodies, specific MS strategies, etc.