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Biology of Aminoacyl-tRNA Synthetases - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780128202609

Biology of Aminoacyl-tRNA Synthetases, Volume 48

1st Edition

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Serial Volume Editors: Lluis Ribas Laurie Kaguni
Hardcover ISBN: 9780128202609
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 1st November 2020
Page Count: 282
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Table of Contents

1. A narrative about our work on the endless frontier of editing
Paul Schimmel
2. The puzzling evolution of aminoacyl-tRNA synthetases
Lluis Ribas de Pouplana
3. Structural basis of the tRNA recognition by aminoacyl-tRNA synthetases
Shigeyuki Yokoyama
4. Putting Amino Acids onto tRNAs: The Aminoacyl-tRNA Synthetases as Catalysts
Rebecca Wagner Alexander
5. Chapter title to be confirmed
Susan A. Martinis
6. Trans-editing by aminoacyl-tRNA synthetase-like editing domains
Karin Musier-Forsyth and Alexandra B. Kuzmishin Nagy
7. Adaptive and maladaptive mistranslation arising from aminoacyl-tRNA synthetases
Babak Javid
8. Noncanonical inputs and outputs of tRNA aminoacylation
Hubert Dominique Becker
9. Structures and functions of multi-tRNA synthetase complexes
Sunghoon Kim and Myung Hee Kim
10. Mitochondrial aminoacyl-tRNA synthetases
Joseph W. Chihade
11. Non-canonical functions of human cytoplasmic tyrosyl-, tryptophanyl- and other aminoacyl-tRNA synthetases
Keisuke Wakasugi
12. Aminoacyl-tRNA Synthetases in Cell Signaling
Paul L. Fox and Peng Yao
13. Human diseases linked to cytoplasmic aminoacyl-tRNA synthetases
Xiang-Lei Yang
14. Aminoacyl-tRNA Synthetases as Drug Targets
Andrés Palencia
15. Engineering aminoacyl-tRNA synthetases for use in synthetic biology
Dieter Söll
16. Novel functions of cytoplasmic aminoacyl-tRNA synthetases shaping the hallmarks of cancer
Xiang-Lei Yang


Description

Biology of Aminoacyl-tRNA Synthetases, Volume 48 in The Enzymes series, highlights new advances in the field, with this new volume presenting interesting chapters on A narrative about our work on the endless frontier of editing, The puzzling evolution of aminoacyl-tRNA synthetases, Structural basis of the tRNA recognition by aminoacyl-tRNA synthetases, Catalytic strategies of aminoacyl-tRNA synthetases, Trans-editing by aminoacyl-tRNA synthetase-like editing domains, Adaptive and maladaptive mistranslation arising from aminoacyl-tRNA synthetases, Non-canonical inputs and outputs of tRNA aminoacylation, Structure and function of multi-tRNA synthetase complexes, Mitochondrial aminoacyl-tRNA synthetases, Non-canonical functions of human cytoplasmic tyrosyl-, tryptophanyl- and other aminoacyl-tRNA synthetases, and much more.

Key Features

  • Provides the authority and expertise of leading contributors from an international board of authors
  • Presents the latest release in The Enzymes series

Readership

Specialists in the field of Enzymes


Details

No. of pages:
282
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Academic Press 2020
Published:
1st November 2020
Imprint:
Academic Press
Hardcover ISBN:
9780128202609

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About the Serial Volume Editors

Lluis Ribas

Lluís Ribas de Pouplana is ICREA Research Professor at IRB Barcelona, Spain

Affiliations and Expertise

IRB Barcelona, Spain

Laurie Kaguni

Laurie S. Kaguni is at Michigan State University, MI, USA

Affiliations and Expertise

Michigan State University, MI, USA