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Lysine-tRNA Ligase

Known as: Synthetase, Lysyl-tRNA, Lysyl-tRNA Synthetase, Ligase, Lysine-tRNA 
An enzyme that activates lysine with its specific transfer RNA. EC 6.1.1.6.
National Institutes of Health

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2016
2016
The antimalarial agent cladosporin is a nanomolar inhibitor of the Plasmodium falciparum lysyl-tRNA synthetase, and exhibits… 
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2007
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2007
Histidine triad nucleotide binding proteins (Hints) are the most ancient members of the histidine triad protein superfamily of… 
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2006
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2006
Human immunodeficiency virus type 1 (HIV-1) viral assembly is mediated by multiple protein-protein and protein-nucleic acid… 
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2005
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2005
ABSTRACT Reports of the biological multifunctional activity of various aminoacyl tRNA synthetases have recently accumulated in… 
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2000
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2000
Aminoacyl-tRNA synthetases play a key role in protein biosynthesis by catalyzing the specific aminoacylation of tRNA. The energy… 
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
Lysyl-tRNA synthetase (LysRS), a class II enzyme whose major function is to provide Lys-tRNALys for protein synthesis, also… 
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1997
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1997
The nucleotide 73 (N73) “discriminator” base in the acceptor stem is a key element for efficient and specific aminoacylation of… 
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1990
Highly Cited
1990
The complete nucleotide sequence of lysU, the gene for the heat-inducible lysyl-tRNA synthetase of Escherichia coli, was… 
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1983
Highly Cited
1983
A hybrid ColE1 plasmid from the Clarke-Carbon colony bank with a 7-kilobase insertion was found to encode the inducible lysyl…