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Splicing endonuclease

splicing endonuclease

(Science: enzyme) Cleaves intervening sequences of precursors tRNA, which are then joined by an rNA ligase

Registry number: EC 3.1.27.-

Synonym: pre-tRNA splicing endonuclease, tRNA splicing endonuclease, splicing endonuclease (xenopus), 3'-pre-tRNA endonuclease, tRNA-splicing endonuclease

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The Fiber Disease

... the known distribution of the intron and to assess the frequency of the endonuclease encoding introns was undertaken. Phylogenetic analyses were ... present in the last common ancestor of mod- ern cyanobacteria. The self-splicing retention by extant cyanobacteria and the loss of splicing is consistent ...

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