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lysine-tRNA ligase activity

Known as: lysyl-transfer RNA synthetase activity, lysine translase activity, L-lysine:tRNALys ligase (AMP-forming) 
Catalysis of the reaction: ATP + L-lysine + tRNA(Lys) = AMP + diphosphate + L-lysyl-tRNA(Lys). [EC:6.1.1.6]
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Review
2008
Review
2008
As adaptor molecules linking the codons in a mRNA to the amino acids that they specify, aminoacyl-tRNAs (AA-tRNAs) play a central… 
1998
1998
Expression of the bacteriophage λ two‐codon, AUG AUA, barI minigene (bar+) leads to the arrest of protein synthesis in cells… 
Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
We have investigated the pathogenetic mechanism of the mitochondrial tRNALys gene mutation (position 8344) associated with MERRF… 
1983
1983
The activity of peptidyl-tRNALys-CpCp2'dA was measured in an in vitro poly(A)-dependent polypeptide synthesizing system derived… 
1981
1981
Three groups of lysine-excreting, thialysine-resistant mutants of Saccharomyces cerevisiae were derived from the wild-type strain… 
1975
1975
  • E. Rudloff, K. Hilse
  • Hoppe-Seyler's Zeitschrift fur physiologische…
  • 1975
  • Corpus ID: 1184131
The three tRNA species from rabbit liver and reticulocytes, each corresponding to the codons XAA and XAG(X equals A, G, C) were… 
1975
1975
A mutant of E. coli K-12 has been isolated which has only 1-3% of the wild-type lysyl-tRNA synthetase activity [L-lysine:tRNA…