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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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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
Summary With renewed calls for malaria eradication, next-generation antimalarials need be active against drug-resistant parasites… 
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Aminoacyl-tRNA synthetase (aaRS) paralogs with unknown functions exist in various species. We now report novel 'protein… 
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Two cDNAs encoding human lysyl-tRNA synthetase have been identified. One encodes the cytoplasmic form of the enzyme identified… 
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Lysyl-tRNAs are essential for protein biosynthesis by ribosomal mRNA translation in all organisms. They are synthesized by lysyl… 
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
The crystal structures of Thermus thermophilus lysyl‐tRNA synthetase, a class IIb aminoacyl‐tRNA synthetase, complexed with… 
Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
The complete nucleotide sequence of lysU, the gene for the heat-inducible lysyl-tRNA synthetase of Escherichia coli, was… 
Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
Mutations in three Escherichia coli K-12 genes were isolated that reduce the efficiency of the lysine-inserting nonsense…