ALTERNATE NAMES: Z6
LENGTH: 104 nts
PROCESS: 2'-O-methylation of rRNA
25S rRNA: Cm2197
GENOMIC ORGANIZATION: Polycistronic gene
GENE DISRUPTION PHENOTYPE: Viable
CORRESPONDENCES IN HUMANS AND PLANTS: Click here and see that yeast and humans have corresponding modifications and guide snoRNAs.
None reported in plants
PHYLOGENETIC CONSERVATION IN FUNGI:
Click here to examine conservation of the snoRNA in fungal genomes using BLAST.
1 uggaaaugag gauccacagc acugggcacu gagggggaaa caaauauccu uucaaaugag
61 ugacaaugcu uuagcgggcc uagaaaaccc gcgcaacuga ucca
YEAST GENOME DATABASE ENTRY:Click here to view the SGD entry for this snoRNA.
Qu, L. H., A. Henras, Y. J. Lu, H. Zhou, W. X. Zhou, Y. Q. Zhu, J. Zhao, Y. Henry, M. Caizergues-Ferrer, and J. P. Bachellerie. 1999. Seven novel methylation guide small nucleolar RNAs are processed from a common polycistronic transcript by Rat1p and RNase III in yeast. Mol. Cell. Biol. 19:1144-1158.
Lowe, T. M., and S. R. Eddy. 1999. A computational screen for methylation guide snoRNAs in yeast. Science 283:1168-1171.