Gene Symbol: YJU2
Description: mRNA splicing protein YJU2
Alias: CWC16, mRNA splicing protein YJU2
Species: Saccharomyces cerevisiae S288c

Top Publications

  1. Chang K, Chen H, Cheng S. Ntc90 is required for recruiting first step factor Yju2 but not for spliceosome activation. RNA. 2009;15:1729-39 pubmed publisher
    ..It is also not required for NTC-mediated spliceosome activation, but is required for the recruitment of Yju2, which is involved in the first catalytic reaction after the function of Prp2...
  2. Liu Y, Chen H, Wu N, Cheng S. A novel splicing factor, Yju2, is associated with NTC and acts after Prp2 in promoting the first catalytic reaction of pre-mRNA splicing. Mol Cell Biol. 2007;27:5403-13 pubmed
    ..Here, we show that a novel splicing factor, Yju2, is associated with components of NTC, and that it is required for pre-mRNA splicing both in vivo and in vitro...
  3. Chiu Y, Liu Y, Chiang T, Yeh T, Tseng C, Wu N, et al. Cwc25 is a novel splicing factor required after Prp2 and Yju2 to facilitate the first catalytic reaction. Mol Cell Biol. 2009;29:5671-8 pubmed publisher
    ..b>Yju2 and a heat-resistant factor of unknown identity, HP, have previously been shown to be required for the same step of ..
  4. Chiang T, Cheng S. A weak spliceosome-binding domain of Yju2 functions in the first step and bypasses Prp16 in the second step of splicing. Mol Cell Biol. 2013;33:1746-55 pubmed publisher
    b>Yju2 is an essential splicing factor required for the first catalytic step after the action of Prp2...