A protein modification that effectively converts an L-lysine residue to N6,N6,N6-trimethyl-L-lysine. [ PubMed : 8453381 ChEBI : 17311 PubMed : 6778808 https://proteininformationresource.org/cgi-bin/resid?id=AA0074 PubMed : 3145979 PubMed : 12590383 PubMed : 7093227 PubMed : 4304194 ]

Synonyms:

N6,N6,N6-trimethylated L-lysine

N(zeta)-trimethyllysine

N6,N6,N6-trimethyl-L-lysine

5-azanyl-5-carboxy-N,N,N-trimethylpentanazanium

epsilon-trimethyllysine

N6,N6,N6-trimethyllysin-N6-ium

(5S)-5-amino-5-carboxy-N,N,N-trimethylpentan-1-aminium

N-trimethylation (of lysine)

N6,N6,N6-trimethyllysine cation

N6Me3+Lys

MOD_RES N6,N6,N6-trimethyllysine

2-amino-6-(trimethylammonio)hexanoic acid

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Term information

database cross reference
  • null:PTM-0187
Subsets

PSI-MOD-slim

Systematic name from RESID
(5S)-5-amino-5-carboxy-N,N,N-trimethylpentan-1-aminium
Alternate name from RESID
2-amino-6-(trimethylammonio)hexanoic acid
Alternate name from RESID
5-azanyl-5-carboxy-N,N,N-trimethylpentanazanium
Alternate name from RESID
N6,N6,N6-trimethyllysin-N6-ium
Label from MS DeltaMass
N-trimethylation (of lysine)
Alternate name curated by PSI-MOD
N6,N6,N6-trimethylated L-lysine
Protein feature description from UniProtKB
MOD_RES N6,N6,N6-trimethyllysine
Alternate name from RESID
epsilon-trimethyllysine
Alternate name from RESID
N(zeta)-trimethyllysine
Name from RESID
N6,N6,N6-trimethyl-L-lysine
Alternate name from RESID
N6,N6,N6-trimethyllysine cation
DiffAvg
  • 43.09
DiffFormula
  • C 3 H 7 N 0 O 0
DiffMono
  • 43.054226
Formula
  • C 9 H 19 N 2 O 1
MassAvg
  • 171.26
MassMono
  • 171.14919
Origin
  • K
Source
  • natural
comment
  • DeltaMass calculates the mass difference from protonated lysine rather than neutral lysine; for trimethylated lysine starting from protonated lysine see MOD:00855
has related synonym
  • Trimethyl
  • tri-Methylation
id
  • MOD:00083