RPL8 Component of the large ribosomal subunit. Belongs to the universal ribosomal protein uL2 family. Note: This description may include information from UniProtKB.
Protein type: RNA-binding; Ribosomal; Translation
Chromosomal Location of Human Ortholog: 7q34
Cellular Component:  cytosolic large ribosomal subunit; polysomal ribosome; postsynapse; postsynaptic density; synapse
Molecular Function:  5.8S rRNA binding; structural constituent of ribosome
Biological Process:  cellular response to nerve growth factor stimulus; cytoplasmic translation
Reference #:  P62919 (UniProtKB)
Alt. Names/Synonyms: 60S ribosomal protein L8; ribosomal protein L8; Rpl8
Gene Symbols: Rpl8
Molecular weight: 28,025 Da
Basal Isoelectric point: 11.04  Predict pI for various phosphorylation states
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Cross-references to other databases:  Pfam  |  UniProtKB  |  Entrez-Gene  |  GenPept  |  Ensembl Gene  |  Ensembl Protein