SMYD3_HUMAN Protein

Name Histone-lysine N-methyltransferase SMYD3
Description Histone methyltransferase. Specifically methylates 'Lys-4' and 'Lys-5' of histone H3, inducing di- and tri-methylation, but not monomethylation. Plays an important role in transcriptional activation as a member of an RNA polymerase complex. Binds DNA containing 5'-CCCTCC-3' or 5'-GAGGGG-3' sequences.
UniProt ID Q9H7B4
Gene SMYD3