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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… Expand
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1998
1998
Expression of the bacteriophage lambda two-codon, AUG AUA, barI minigene (bar+) leads to the arrest of protein synthesis in cells… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
We have investigated the pathogenetic mechanism of the mitochondrial tRNALys gene mutation (position 8344) associated with MERRF… Expand
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1983
1983
The activity of peptidyl-tRNALys-CpCp2'dA was measured in an in vitro poly(A)-dependent polypeptide synthesizing system derived… Expand
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1981
1981
Three groups of lysine-excreting, thialysine-resistant mutants of Saccharomyces cerevisiae were derived from the wild-type strain… Expand
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1975
1975
The three tRNA species from rabbit liver and reticulocytes, each corresponding to the codons XAA and XAG(X equals A, G, C) were… Expand
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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… Expand
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