Plant Transcription factor database - Universität Potsdam
version: 3.0

Micromonas pusilla CCMP1545 HMG Family


Griess et al. 1993: HMG boxes were initially identified as DNA-binding domains of the human RNA polymerase I (pol I) transcription factor hUBF and the animal high-mobility-group (HMG) protein family HMG1.

Members of this family
  SHOULD possess HMG_box domain
  SHOULD NOT possess ARID YABBY domains

Domain alignments

This family is also present in:


There are 9 gene models in this family

Gene modelDescriptionDomains
22975 e_gw1.15.66.1 HMG_box Rtt106 SSrecog
48116 estExt_fgenesh1_pg.C_90227 HMG_box
50343 EuGene.0000010567 HMG_box
52348 EuGene.0000120413 DNA_gyraseA_C DNA_topoisoIV HMG_box
53875 EuGene.0000160151 HMG_box SWIB
56453 EuGene.0000030607 HMG_box
60282 EuGene.0000080476 HMG_box
68746 est_orfs.12_7729_4274504:1 AT_hook HMG_box
9646 gw1.1.1099.1 HMG_box

General references

Grasser, KD; Teo, SH; Lee, KB; Broadhurst, RW; Rees, C; Hardman, CH; Thomas, JO. 1998. DNA-binding properties of the tandem HMG boxes of high-mobility-group protein 1 (HMG1). Eur. J. Biochem. 253(3):787-95 PUBMEDID:9654080
Griess, EA; Rensing, SA; Grasser, KD; Maier, UG; Feix, G. 1993. Phylogenetic relationships of HMG box DNA-binding domains. J. Mol. Evol. 37(2):204-10 PUBMEDID:8411210
Wissmüller, S; Kosian, T; Wolf, M; Finzsch, M; Wegner, M. 2006. The high-mobility-group domain of Sox proteins interacts with DNA-binding domains of many transcription factors. Nucleic Acids Res. 34(6):1735-44 PUBMEDID:16582099