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Leucine-Specific tRNA

Known as: RNA, Transfer, Leu, tRNA(Leu), RNA, Leu Transfer 
A transfer RNA which is specific for carrying leucine to sites on the ribosomes in preparation for protein synthesis.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
Leucyl-tRNA synthetase (LeuRS) produces error-free leucyl-tRNALeu by coordinating translocation of the 3′ end of (mis-)charged… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
An important function of the β-amino acid, taurine, is the regulation of oxidative stress. However, taurine is neither a… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
We examine phylogenetic relationships among salamanders of the family Salamandridae using approximately 2700 bases of new mtDNA… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Leucyl-tRNA synthetase (LeuRS) has a specific post-transfer editing activity directed against mischarged isoleucine and similar… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
We have developed a second orthogonal tRNA/synthetase pair for use in yeast based on the Escherichia coli tRNALeu/leucyl tRNA… Expand
Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Mitochondrial (mt) gene abnormalities cause disease due to defects in oxidative production of energy (1). In 1990, Goto and… Expand
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA) regions corresponding to two major tRNA gene clusters were amplified and sequenced for the Japanese pit… Expand
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Mitochondrial myopathy, encephalopathy, lactic acidosis and strokelike episode (MELAS) is a major group of heterogeneous… Expand
Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Introns have been found in the genomes of all major groups of organisms except eubacteria. The presence of introns in… Expand
Highly Cited
1981
Highly Cited
1981
The split promoter sequences of a tRNALeuCUG gene of Xenopus laevis have been mapped to nucleotides 13–20 and 51–64 of the… Expand