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Keyword - tRNA processing (KW-0819)


Protein involved in the processing of the primary tRNA transcript to yield a functional tRNA. Transcription of tRNA genes results in a large precursor molecule which may even contain sequences for several tRNA molecules. This primary transcript is subsequently processed by cleavage and by modification of the appropriate bases.


  • Transfer RNA processing
  • tRNA biosynthesis


Biological process

Gene Ontology


tRNA processing [ GO:0008033 ]


tRNA processingBiological process
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