C/EBP are DNA-binding proteins that recognize two different motifs: the CCAAT homology common to many promoters and the enhanced core homology common to many enhancers. Belongs to the bZIP family. C/EBP subfamily. Note: This description may include information from UniProtKB.
Protein type: DNA binding protein; Motility/polarity/chemotaxis; Transcription factor
Chromosomal Location of Human Ortholog: 14q11.2
Cellular Component: nucleolus; nucleus
Molecular Function: protein homodimerization activity; protein heterodimerization activity
Biological Process: macrophage differentiation; transcription, DNA-dependent; cytokine biosynthetic process; defense response to bacterium; positive regulation of transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter; defense response; phagocytosis
SS: 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.