SIRT7

SIRT7

A gene on chromosome 17q25 that encodes an NAD-dependent protein deacetylase, which is required to restore the transcription of ribosomal RNA at the exit from mitosis. It facilitates association of RNA polymerase I with the rDNA promoter and coding regions, and stimulates transcription at the RNA polymerase I complex
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There are seven sirtuin enzymes in mammals, identified by number: SIRT1 through SIRT7.
SIRT7, Sirtuin (silent mating type information regulation 2 homolog) 7 (S.
There are seven sirtuins in mammals, numbered SIRT1 to SIRT7.