DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Literature associating EIF4B and mouth disease

EIF4B [ENSP00000388806]

Eukaryotic translation initiation factor 4B; Required for the binding of mRNA to ribosomes. Functions in close association with EIF4-F and EIF4-A. Binds near the 5'- terminal cap of mRNA in presence of EIF-4F and ATP. Promotes the ATPase activity and the ATP-dependent RNA unwinding activity of both EIF4-A and EIF4-F.

Synonyms:  EIF4B,  EIF4Bp,  hEIF4B,  B4DS13,  E7EX17 ...

Linkouts:  STRING  Pharos  UniProt