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General Information
Name
DEAD-BOX RNA HELICASES
Species
D. melanogaster
Symbol
DEAD
FlyBase ID
FBgg0001590
Date last reviewed
2020-07-08
Number of members
33
Description
Description

DEAD-box RNA helicases belong to helicase superfamily 2 (SF2). They are characterized by the presence of nine conserved helicase motifs, including the DEAD sequence in motif II. (Adapted from PMID:21509200.)

Notes on Group
Source Material
The DEAD-BOX RNA HELICASES Gene Group has been compiled by FlyBase curators using the following publication(s): Ulvila et al., 2010, Boudet et al., 2001, and Lasko, 2000 .
Key Gene Ontology (GO) terms
Molecular Function
Biological Process
Cellular Component
Related Gene Groups
Parent group(s)
Members (33)
For all members:
Gene Symbol
Gene Name
Also Known As
Source Material for Membership
belle
cap, psg9, L3, ms(3)neo30, l(3)85Ac
Brother of Yb
eukaryotic translation initiation factor 4A
eIF-4a, l(2)gdh-4, l(2L)162, deIF4A, Su(dpp)YE9
Helicase at 25E
UAP56, WM6, hel, l(2)gdh-12, jf26
Sister of Yb
External Data
Equivalent Group(s)
Other resource(s)
Synonyms and Secondary IDs
Synonym(s)
DEAD
DEAD-BOX RNA HELICASES
DDX
Secondary FlyBase ID(s)
References (5)