TCT_motif    (CURRENT_SVN)

SO Accession: SO:0001959 (SOWiki)
Definition: A cis-regulatory element, conserved sequence YYC+1TTTYY, and spans -2 to +6 relative to +1 TSS. It is present in most ribosomal protein genes in Drosophila and mammals but not in the yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Resembles the initiator (TCAKTY in Drosophila) but functionally distinct from initiator.
Synonyms: polypyrimidine initiator, TCT element
DB Xrefs: PMID: 20801935  
SO: myl

Parent: core_eukaryotic_promoter_element (SO:0001660)
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