Gene Symbol: RPC17
Description: DNA-directed RNA polymerase III subunit RPC17
Alias: DNA-directed RNA polymerase III subunit RPC17
Species: Saccharomyces cerevisiae S288c

Top Publications

  1. Huet J, Riva M, Sentenac A, Fromageot P. Yeast RNA polymerase C and its subunits. Specific antibodies as structural and functional probes. J Biol Chem. 1985;260:15304-10 pubmed
    ..These results are discussed in terms of the participation of these polypeptides to the active enzyme molecule, and of their possible role in DNA binding or transcription factor recognition. ..
  2. CieĊ›la M, Towpik J, Graczyk D, Oficjalska Pham D, Harismendy O, Suleau A, et al. Maf1 is involved in coupling carbon metabolism to RNA polymerase III transcription. Mol Cell Biol. 2007;27:7693-702 pubmed
    ..Moreover, in cells grown in a nonfermentable carbon source, Maf1 regulates the levels of different tRNAs to various extents. The differences in regulation may contribute to the physiological role of Maf1. ..
  3. Wu C, Lin Y, Chen H. The TFIIF-like Rpc37/53 dimer lies at the center of a protein network to connect TFIIIC, Bdp1, and the RNA polymerase III active center. Mol Cell Biol. 2011;31:2715-28 pubmed publisher
    ..Our work explains how the Rpc37/53 dimer is anchored on the Pol III core and acts as a hub to integrate a protein network for initiation and termination. ..
  4. Turowski T, Karkusiewicz I, Kowal J, Boguta M. Maf1-mediated repression of RNA polymerase III transcription inhibits tRNA degradation via RTD pathway. RNA. 2012;18:1823-32 pubmed publisher
    ..Maf1-independent manner, either by point mutation in RNA polymerase III subunit Rpc128 or decreased expression of Rpc17 subunit, also suppressed the turnover of the hypomodified tRNA(Val(AAC))...
  5. Khoo S, Wu C, Lin Y, Lee J, Chen H. Mapping the protein interaction network for TFIIB-related factor Brf1 in the RNA polymerase III preinitiation complex. Mol Cell Biol. 2014;34:551-9 pubmed publisher
  6. Ferri M, Peyroche G, Siaut M, Lefebvre O, Carles C, Conesa C, et al. A novel subunit of yeast RNA polymerase III interacts with the TFIIB-related domain of TFIIIB70. Mol Cell Biol. 2000;20:488-95 pubmed
    ..Deletion of the corresponding gene, RPC17, was lethal and its regulated extinction caused a selective defect in transcription of class III genes in vivo...
  7. Siaut M, Zaros C, Levivier E, Ferri M, Court M, Werner M, et al. An Rpb4/Rpb7-like complex in yeast RNA polymerase III contains the orthologue of mammalian CGRP-RCP. Mol Cell Biol. 2003;23:195-205 pubmed
    ..The protein sequence of C17 (encoded by RPC17) is conserved from yeasts to humans...
  8. Jasiak A, Armache K, Martens B, Jansen R, Cramer P. Structural biology of RNA polymerase III: subcomplex C17/25 X-ray structure and 11 subunit enzyme model. Mol Cell. 2006;23:71-81 pubmed
    ..During elongation, C17/25 may bind Pol III transcripts emerging from the adjacent exit pore, because the subcomplex binds to tRNA in vitro. ..
  9. Vannini A, Ringel R, Kusser A, Berninghausen O, Kassavetis G, Cramer P. Molecular basis of RNA polymerase III transcription repression by Maf1. Cell. 2010;143:59-70 pubmed publisher
    ..These results explain how Maf1 specifically represses transcription initiation from Pol III promoters and indicate that Maf1 also prevents reinitiation by binding Pol III during transcription elongation. ..