Gene Symbol: dusA
Description: tRNA-dihydrouridine synthase A
Alias: ECK4041, JW5950, yjbN
Species: Escherichia coli str. K-12 substr. MG1655

Top Publications

  1. Bishop A, Xu J, Johnson R, Schimmel P, de Cr cy Lagard V. Identification of the tRNA-dihydrouridine synthase family. J Biol Chem. 2002;277:25090-5 pubmed publisher
    ..Escherichia coli contains three COG0042 family members (yjbN, yhdG, and yohI). Strains were created where one, two, or all three of the COG0042 genes were deleted...
  2. Ericsson U, Hallberg B, DeTitta G, Dekker N, Nordlund P. Thermofluor-based high-throughput stability optimization of proteins for structural studies. Anal Biochem. 2006;357:289-98 pubmed
    ..This suggests that thermofluor constitutes an efficient generic high-throughput method for identification of protein properties predictive of crystallizability. ..
  3. Savage D, De Crecy Lagard V, Bishop A. Molecular determinants of dihydrouridine synthase activity. FEBS Lett. 2006;580:5198-202 pubmed
    ..Using this assay, we have identified amino-acid residues that are critical for the activity of YjbN, an E. coli DUS...