iron_responsive_element    (CURRENT_SVN)

SO Accession: SO:0001182 (SOWiki)
Definition: A regulatory sequence found in the 5' and 3' UTRs of many mRNAs which encode iron-binding proteins. It has a hairpin structure and is recognized by trans-acting proteins known as iron-regulatory proteins.
Synonyms: IRE, iron responsive element
DB Xrefs: PMID: 3198610  
PMID: 8710843  

Parents: UTR (SO:0000203)
UTR_region (SO:0000837)
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