Gene Symbol: RML2
Description: mitochondrial 54S ribosomal protein RML2
Alias: mitochondrial 54S ribosomal protein RML2
Species: Saccharomyces cerevisiae S288c

Top Publications

  1. Pan C, Mason T. Functional analysis of ribosomal protein L2 in yeast mitochondria. J Biol Chem. 1997;272:8165-71 pubmed
    The yeast nuclear gene RML2, identified through genomic sequencing of Saccharomyces cerevisiae chromosome V, was shown to encode a mitochondrial homologue of the bacterial ribosomal protein L2...
  2. Graack H, Wittmann Liebold B. Mitochondrial ribosomal proteins (MRPs) of yeast. Biochem J. 1998;329 ( Pt 3):433-48 pubmed
    ..Although the mitochondrial translational system is still far from being described completely, the yeast MRP system serves as a model for other organisms, including that of humans. ..
  3. Trotter P, Hagerman R, Voelker D. A yeast strain defective in oleic acid utilization has a mutation in the RML2 gene. Biochim Biophys Acta. 1999;1438:223-38 pubmed
    ..Clones capable of complementing the fat21 defect contained the RML2 gene, encoding a yeast mitochondria ribosomal protein...
  4. Inoue K, Mizuno T, Wada K, Hagiwara M. Novel RING finger proteins, Air1p and Air2p, interact with Hmt1p and inhibit the arginine methylation of Npl3p. J Biol Chem. 2000;275:32793-9 pubmed
    ..Thus, Air1p and Air2p may affect mRNA transport by regulating the arginine methylation state of heterogeneous nuclear ribonucleoproteins...
  5. Hagerman R, Trotter P. A mutation in the yeast mitochondrial ribosomal protein Rml2p is associated with a defect in catalase gene expression. Mol Cell Biol Res Commun. 2001;4:299-306 pubmed
    Yeast strains containing a new temperature-sensitive allele of the RML2 gene, encoding a component of the large subunit of the mitochondrial ribosome, display normal growth on acetate, slowed growth on glycerol and an inability to grow on ..