EC - Ribosomal-protein-alanine N-acetyltransferase

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Accepted name:
ribosomal-protein-alanine N-acetyltransferase
Other name:
ribosomal protein S18 acetyltransferase
Systematic name:
acetyl-CoA:ribosomal-protein-L-alanine N-acetyltransferase



A group of enzymes in Escherichia coli that acetylate the N-terminal alanine residues of specific ribosomal proteins.

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Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , UniPathway
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
Gene Ontology: GO:0008999
CAS Registry Number: 113383-52-1
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot: (12) [show] [UniProt]


  1. Yoshikawa, A., Isono, S., Sheback, A. and Isono, K.
    Cloning and nucleotide sequencing of the genes rimI and rimJ which encode enzymes acetylating ribosomal proteins S18 and S5 of Escherichia coli K12.
    Mol. Gen. Genet. 209: 481-488 (1987). [PMID: 2828880]

[EC created 1990]