InterPro : IPR002119

Name  Histone H2A Short Name  Histone_H2A
Type  Domain Description  Histone H2A is a small, highly conserved nuclear protein that, together with 2 molecules each of histones H2B, H3 and H4, forms the eukaryotic nucleosome core []; the nucleosome octamer winds ~146 DNA base-pairs.

Sequence Features

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InterPro protein domain ID --> Contigs



0 Child Features

0 Contains

1 Found In

Id Name Short Name Type
IPR021171 Core histone macro-H2A Core_histone_macro-H2A Family

1 Parent Features

Id Name Short Name Type
IPR007125 Histone core Histone_core_D Domain

1 Publications

First Author Title Year Journal Volume Pages
Thatcher TH Phylogenetic analysis of the core histones H2A, H2B, H3, and H4. 1994 Nucleic Acids Res 22 174-9

To cite PlanMine, please refer to the following publication:

Rozanski, A., Moon, H., Brandl, H., Martín-Durán, J. M., Grohme, M., Hüttner, K., Bartscherer, K., Henry, I., & Rink, J. C.
PlanMine 3.0—improvements to a mineable resource of flatworm biology and biodiversity
Nucleic Acids Research, gky1070. doi:10.1093/nar/gky1070 (2018)