186  structures 587  species 4777  sequences

Family: 5_8S_rRNA (RF00002)

Description: 5.8S ribosomal RNA

Summary

Clan

This family is a member of clan (CL00112), which contains the following 5 members:

5_8S_rRNA LSU_rRNA_archaea LSU_rRNA_bacteria LSU_rRNA_eukarya LSU_trypano_mito

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The Rfam group coordinates the annotation of Rfam families in Wikipedia. This family is described by a Wikipedia entry 5.8S ribosomal RNA. More...

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Sequences

Alignment

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Secondary structure

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Species distribution

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Archea Archea Eukaryota Eukaryota
Bacteria Bacteria Other sequences Other sequences
Viruses Viruses Unclassified Unclassified
Viroids Viroids Unclassified sequence Unclassified sequence

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