PDOC00724 [for PROSITE entry PS00939]
Ribosomal protein L1e signature
A number of eukaryotic and archaebacterial ribosomal proteins can be grouped
on the basis of sequence similarities. One of these families consists [
1, 2, 3, 4] of:
Vertebrate L1 (L4).
Yeast L2 (Rp2).
Fission yeast L2.
Halobacterium marismortui HmaL4 (HL6).
Methanococcus jannaschii MJ0177.
These proteins have 246 (archaebacteria) to 427 (human) amino acids. As a
signature pattern, we selected a conserved region in the N-terminal part of
December 2004 / Pattern and text revised.
PROSITE method (with tools and information) covered by this documentation:
PS00939; Ribosomal protein L1e signature (PATTERN)
1 Authors Rafti F. Gargiulo G. Manzi A. Malva C. Graziani F.
Title Sequence of the ribosomal protein cDNA of D. melanogaster homologous to the L1 ribosomal protein gene of X. laevis.
Source Nucleic Acids Res. 17:456-456(1989).
PubMed ID 2492096
2 Authors Presutti C. Villa T. Bozzoni I.
Title The primary sequence of the Schizosaccharomyces pombe protein homologous to S.cerevisiae ribosomal protein L2.
Source Nucleic Acids Res. 21:3900-3900(1993).
PubMed ID 8367312
3 Authors Bagni C. Mariottini P. Annesi F. Amaldi F.
Title Human ribosomal protein L4: cloning and sequencing of the cDNA and primary structure of the protein.
Source Biochim. Biophys. Acta 1216:475-478(1993).
PubMed ID 8268230
4 Authors Arndt E. Kroemer W. Hatakeyama T.
Title Organization and nucleotide sequence of a gene cluster coding for eight ribosomal proteins in the archaebacterium Halobacterium marismortui.
Source J. Biol. Chem. 265:3034-3039(1990).
PubMed ID 2406244
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