Literature on SEC61A1
Protein transport protein Sec61 subunit alpha isoform 1; Plays a crucial role in the insertion of secretory and membrane polypeptides into the ER. Required for assembly of membrane and secretory proteins. Tightly associated with membrane- bound ribosomes, either directly or through adapter proteins. Plays a role in pronephric kidney tubule development (By similarity); Belongs to the SecY/SEC61-alpha family.
Synonyms: SEC61A1, SEC61A1p, hSEC61A1, B3KME8, B3KNF6 ...