Protein function: Appears to play a role in the switch from cap-dependent to IRES-mediated translation during mitosis, apoptosis and viral infection. Cleaved by some caspases and viral proteases. [The UniProt Consortium]
synthetic peptide. The epitope recognized by IHC-00673 maps to a region between residue 125 and 175 of human death-associated protein 5 (eukaryotic translation initiation factor 4 gamma, 2) using the numbering given in entry NP_001409.1 (GeneID 1982).