Escherichia coli K-12 substr. MG1655 Reaction:

Superclasses: Reactions Classified By Conversion Type Simple Reactions Chemical Reactions
Reactions Classified By Substrate Macromolecule Reactions Polynucleotide-Reactions RNA-Reactions tRNA-Reactions

EC Number:

Enzymes and Genes:
RNase P Inferred from experiment : rnpB , rnpA

In Pathway: tRNA processing

Note that this reaction equation differs from the official Enzyme Commission reaction equation for this EC number, which can be found here .

The reaction direction shown, that is, A + B ↔ C + D versus C + D ↔ A + B, is in accordance with the direction in which it was curated.

Mass balance status: Marked as unbalanced.

Enzyme Commission Primary Name: ribonuclease P

Enzyme Commission Synonyms: RNase P

Enzyme Commission Summary:
Endonucleolytic cleavage of RNA, removing 5-extranucleotides from tRNA precursor.

Citations: [Bikoff75, Bikoff75a, Robertson72]

Gene-Reaction Schematic: ?

Gene-Reaction Schematic

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

Created 14-Jun-2010 by Shearer A , SRI International


Bikoff75: Bikoff EK, Gefter ML (1975). "In vitro synthesis of transfer RNA. I. Purification of required components." J Biol Chem 250(16);6240-7. PMID: 1099089

Bikoff75a: Bikoff EK, LaRue BF, Gefter ML (1975). "In vitro synthesis of transfer RNA. II. Identification of required enzymatic activities." J Biol Chem 250(16);6248-55. PMID: 1099090

Robertson72: Robertson HD, Altman S, Smith JD (1972). "Purification and properties of a specific Escherichia coli ribonuclease which cleaves a tyrosine transfer ribonucleic acid presursor." J Biol Chem 247(16);5243-51. PMID: 4560501

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