Synonyms: L-tyrosine-tRNA(Tyr) ligase (AMP-forming) activity, L-tyrosine-tRNATyr ligase (AMP-forming), L-tyrosine:tRNATyr ligase (AMP-forming), tyrosine translase activity, tyrosine tRNA synthetase activity, tyrosine-transfer ribonucleate synthetase activity, tyrosine-transfer RNA ligase activity, tyrosyl-transfer ribonucleate synthetase activity, tyrosyl-transfer ribonucleic acid synthetase activity, tyrosyl-transfer RNA synthetase activity, tyrosyl-tRNA ligase activity, tyrosyl-tRNA synthetase activity
Definition: Catalysis of the reaction: L-tyrosine + ATP + tRNA(Tyr) = L-tyrosyl-tRNA(Tyr) + AMP + diphosphate + 2 H(+).
GO:0004812 - aminoacyl-tRNA ligase activity
tyrosyl-tRNA synthetase (tyrS)
Unification Links: GO:0004831
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