Gene Symbol: infC
Description: translation initiation factor IF-3
Species: Escherichia coli O157:H7 str. Sakai
Lesage P, Chiaruttini C, Graffe M, Dondon J, Milet M, Springer M. Messenger RNA secondary structure and translational coupling in the Escherichia coli operon encoding translation initiation factor IF3 and the ribosomal proteins, L35 and L20. J Mol Biol. 1992;228:366-86 pubmed
The Escherichia coli infC-rpmI-rplT operon encodes translation initiation factor IF3 and the ribosomal proteins, L35 and L20, respectively...
Mayaux J, Fayat G, Fromant M, Springer M, Grunberg Manago M, Blanquet S. Structural and transcriptional evidence for related thrS and infC expression. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 1983;80:6152-6 pubmed
..3], has been determined. The structural part of the gene is found upstream of and on the same DNA coding strand as infC, the gene for translational initiation factor IF3...
Fayat G, Mayaux J, Sacerdot C, Fromant M, Springer M, Grunberg Manago M, et al
. Escherichia coli phenylalanyl-tRNA synthetase operon region. Evidence for an attenuation mechanism. Identification of the gene for the ribosomal protein L20. J Mol Biol. 1983;171:239-61 pubmed
..Further evidence is provided for this model by the features of pheS, T regulation in vivo (see the accompanying paper). ..
Sacerdot C, Fayat G, Dessen P, Springer M, Plumbridge J, Grunberg Manago M, et al
. Sequence of a 1.26-kb DNA fragment containing the structural gene for E.coli initiation factor IF3: presence of an AUU initiator codon. EMBO J. 1982;1:311-5 pubmed
..The primary DNA sequence in the region of the AUU initiator codon and its role in compensating a reduced codon-anticodon interaction in initiation complex formation are discussed. ..