DDX56

(redirected from 61-kd nucleolar helicase)

DDX56

A gene on chromosome 7p13 that encodes an ATP-binding helicase with a conserved Asp-Glu-Ala-Asp (DEAD) motif; it is thought to play a role in late processing of pre-ribosomal particles leading to mature 60S ribosomal subunits.