Escherichia coli K-12 substr. MG1655 Reaction:

Superclasses: Reactions Classified By Conversion TypeSimple ReactionsChemical Reactions
Reactions Classified By SubstrateMacromolecule ReactionsPolynucleotide-ReactionsRNA-Reactions

EC Number:

Enzymes and Genes:
16S rRNA m3U1498 methyltransferaseInferred from experiment: rsmE

The direction shown, i.e. which substrates are on the left and right sides, is in accordance with the direction in which it was curated.

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Mass balance status: Balanced.

Enzyme Commission Primary Name: 16S rRNA (uracil1498-N3)-methyltransferase

Enzyme Commission Synonyms: DUF558 protein, YggJ, RsmE, m3U1498 specific methyltransferase

Enzyme Commission Summary:
The enzyme specifically methylates uracil1498 at N3 in 16S rRNA.

Citations: [Basturea06, Basturea07]

Gene-Reaction Schematic

Gene-Reaction Schematic

Relationship Links: BRENDA:EC:, ENZYME:EC:, IUBMB-ExplorEnz:EC:

Created 11-Aug-2010 by Kothari A, SRI International


Basturea06: Basturea GN, Rudd KE, Deutscher MP (2006). "Identification and characterization of RsmE, the founding member of a new RNA base methyltransferase family." RNA 12(3);426-34. PMID: 16431987

Basturea07: Basturea GN, Deutscher MP (2007). "Substrate specificity and properties of the Escherichia coli 16S rRNA methyltransferase, RsmE." RNA 13(11);1969-76. PMID: 17872509

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Please cite the following article in publications resulting from the use of EcoCyc: Nucleic Acids Research 41:D605-12 2013
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