ERF1_HUMAN Protein

Name Eukaryotic peptide chain release factor subunit 1
Description Directs the termination of nascent peptide synthesis (translation) in response to the termination codons UAA, UAG and UGA. Component of the transient SURF complex which recruits UPF1 to stalled ribosomes in the context of nonsense-mediated decay (NMD) of mRNAs containing premature stop codons.
UniProt ID P62495
Gene ETF1