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Entry version 133 (03 Jul 2019)
Sequence version 1 (01 Aug 1992)
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Protein

Phenylalanine--tRNA ligase alpha subunit

Gene

pheS

Organism
Thermus thermophilus
Status
Reviewed-Annotation score:

Annotation score:4 out of 5

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-Experimental evidence at protein leveli <p>This indicates the type of evidence that supports the existence of the protein. Note that the ‘protein existence’ evidence does not give information on the accuracy or correctness of the sequence(s) displayed.<p><a href='/help/protein_existence' target='_top'>More...</a></p>

<p>This section provides any useful information about the protein, mostly biological knowledge.<p><a href='/help/function_section' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Functioni

Caution

The sequence shown here has been extracted from PDB entry 1B70.Curated

<p>This subsection of the <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/function_section">Function</a> section describes the catalytic activity of an enzyme, i.e. a chemical reaction that the enzyme catalyzes.<p><a href='/help/catalytic_activity' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Catalytic activityi

<p>This subsection of the ‘Function’ section provides information relevant to cofactors. A cofactor is any non-protein substance required for a protein to be catalytically active. Some cofactors are inorganic, such as the metal atoms zinc, iron, and copper in various oxidation states. Others, such as most vitamins, are organic.<p><a href='/help/cofactor' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Cofactori

Mg2+Note: Binds 2 magnesium ions per tetramer.

Sites

Feature keyPosition(s)DescriptionActionsGraphical viewLength
<p>This subsection of the <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/function_section">Function</a> section indicates at which position the protein binds a given metal ion. The nature of the metal is indicated in the ‘Description’ field.<p><a href='/help/metal' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Metal bindingi262Magnesium1

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GO - Biological processi

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Molecular functionAminoacyl-tRNA synthetase, Ligase
Biological processProtein biosynthesis
LigandATP-binding, Magnesium, Metal-binding, Nucleotide-binding

<p>This section provides information about the protein and gene name(s) and synonym(s) and about the organism that is the source of the protein sequence.<p><a href='/help/names_and_taxonomy_section' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Names & Taxonomyi

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Recommended name:
Phenylalanine--tRNA ligase alpha subunit (EC:6.1.1.20)
Alternative name(s):
Phenylalanyl-tRNA synthetase alpha subunit
Short name:
PheRS
<p>This subsection of the <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/names_and_taxonomy_section">Names and taxonomy</a> section indicates the name(s) of the gene(s) that code for the protein sequence(s) described in the entry. Four distinct tokens exist: ‘Name’, ‘Synonyms’, ‘Ordered locus names’ and ‘ORF names’.<p><a href='/help/gene_name' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Gene namesi
Name:pheS
<p>This subsection of the <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/names_and_taxonomy_section">Names and taxonomy</a> section provides information on the name(s) of the organism that is the source of the protein sequence.<p><a href='/help/organism-name' target='_top'>More...</a></p>OrganismiThermus thermophilus
<p>This subsection of the <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/names_and_taxonomy_section">Names and taxonomy</a> section shows the unique identifier assigned by the NCBI to the source organism of the protein. This is known as the ‘taxonomic identifier’ or ‘taxid’.<p><a href='/help/taxonomic_identifier' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Taxonomic identifieri274 [NCBI]
<p>This subsection of the <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/names_and_taxonomy_section">Names and taxonomy</a> section contains the taxonomic hierarchical classification lineage of the source organism. It lists the nodes as they appear top-down in the taxonomic tree, with the more general grouping listed first.<p><a href='/help/taxonomic_lineage' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Taxonomic lineageiBacteriaDeinococcus-ThermusDeinococciThermalesThermaceaeThermus

<p>This section provides information on the location and the topology of the mature protein in the cell.<p><a href='/help/subcellular_location_section' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Subcellular locationi

GO - Cellular componenti

Keywords - Cellular componenti

Cytoplasm

<p>This section describes post-translational modifications (PTMs) and/or processing events.<p><a href='/help/ptm_processing_section' target='_top'>More...</a></p>PTM / Processingi

Molecule processing

Feature keyPosition(s)DescriptionActionsGraphical viewLength
<p>This subsection of the ‘PTM / Processing’ section describes the extent of a polypeptide chain in the mature protein following processing.<p><a href='/help/chain' target='_top'>More...</a></p>ChainiPRO_00001267861 – 350Phenylalanine--tRNA ligase alpha subunitAdd BLAST350

<p>This section provides information on the quaternary structure of a protein and on interaction(s) with other proteins or protein complexes.<p><a href='/help/interaction_section' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Interactioni

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Tetramer of two alpha and two beta subunits.

Protein-protein interaction databases

Database of interacting proteins

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DIPi
DIP-6104N

Molecular INTeraction database

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MINTi
P27001

<p>This section provides information on the tertiary and secondary structure of a protein.<p><a href='/help/structure_section' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Structurei

Secondary structure

1350
Legend: HelixTurnBeta strandPDB Structure known for this area
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3D structure databases

SWISS-MODEL Repository - a database of annotated 3D protein structure models

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SMRi
P27001

Database of comparative protein structure models

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ModBasei
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Miscellaneous databases

Relative evolutionary importance of amino acids within a protein sequence

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EvolutionaryTracei
P27001

<p>This section provides information on sequence similarities with other proteins and the domain(s) present in a protein.<p><a href='/help/family_and_domains_section' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Family & Domainsi

<p>This subsection of the ‘Family and domains’ section provides information about the sequence similarity with other proteins.<p><a href='/help/sequence_similarities' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Sequence similaritiesi

Phylogenomic databases

evolutionary genealogy of genes: Non-supervised Orthologous Groups

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eggNOGi
ENOG4105CSS Bacteria
COG0016 LUCA

Family and domain databases

Database of protein disorder

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DisProti
DP00053

HAMAP database of protein families

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HAMAPi
MF_00281 Phe_tRNA_synth_alpha1, 1 hit

Integrated resource of protein families, domains and functional sites

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InterProi
View protein in InterPro
IPR006195 aa-tRNA-synth_II
IPR004529 Phe-tRNA-synth_IIc_asu
IPR004188 Phe-tRNA_ligase_II_N
IPR022911 Phe_tRNA_ligase_alpha1_bac
IPR002319 Phenylalanyl-tRNA_Synthase
IPR010978 tRNA-bd_arm

Pfam protein domain database

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Pfami
View protein in Pfam
PF02912 Phe_tRNA-synt_N, 1 hit
PF01409 tRNA-synt_2d, 1 hit

Superfamily database of structural and functional annotation

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SUPFAMi
SSF46589 SSF46589, 1 hit

TIGRFAMs; a protein family database

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TIGRFAMsi
TIGR00468 pheS, 1 hit

PROSITE; a protein domain and family database

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PROSITEi
View protein in PROSITE
PS50862 AA_TRNA_LIGASE_II, 1 hit

<p>This section displays by default the canonical protein sequence and upon request all isoforms described in the entry. It also includes information pertinent to the sequence(s), including <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/sequence_length">length</a> and <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/sequences">molecular weight</a>. The information is filed in different subsections. The current subsections and their content are listed below:<p><a href='/help/sequences_section' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Sequencei

<p>This subsection of the <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/sequences_section">Sequence</a> section indicates if the <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/canonical_and_isoforms">canonical sequence</a> displayed by default in the entry is complete or not.<p><a href='/help/sequence_status' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Sequence statusi: Complete.

P27001-1 [UniParc]FASTAAdd to basket
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        10         20         30         40         50
MLEEALAAIQ NARDLEELKA LKARYLGKKG LLTQEMKGLS ALPLEERRKR
60 70 80 90 100
GQELNAIKAA LEAALEAREK ALEEAALKEA LERERVDVSL PGASLFSGGL
110 120 130 140 150
HPITLMEREL VEIFRALGYQ AVEGPEVESE FFNFDALNIP EHHPARDMWD
160 170 180 190 200
TFWLTGEGFR LEGPLGEEVE GRLLLRTHTS PMQVRYMVAH TPPFRIVVPG
210 220 230 240 250
RVFRFEQTDA THEAVFHQLE GLVVGEGIAM AHLKGAIYEL AQALFGPDSK
260 270 280 290 300
VRFQPVYFPF VEPGAQFAVW WPEGGKWLEL GGAGMVHPKV FQAVDAYRER
310 320 330 340 350
LGLPPAYRGV TGFAFGLGVE RLAMLRYGIP DIRYFFGGRL KFLEQFKGVL
Length:350
Mass (Da):39,259
Last modified:August 1, 1992 - v1
<p>The checksum is a form of redundancy check that is calculated from the sequence. It is useful for tracking sequence updates.</p> <p>It should be noted that while, in theory, two different sequences could have the same checksum value, the likelihood that this would happen is extremely low.</p> <p>However UniProtKB may contain entries with identical sequences in case of multiple genes (paralogs).</p> <p>The checksum is computed as the sequence 64-bit Cyclic Redundancy Check value (CRC64) using the generator polynomial: x<sup>64</sup> + x<sup>4</sup> + x<sup>3</sup> + x + 1. The algorithm is described in the ISO 3309 standard. </p> <p class="publication">Press W.H., Flannery B.P., Teukolsky S.A. and Vetterling W.T.<br /> <strong>Cyclic redundancy and other checksums</strong><br /> <a href="http://www.nrbook.com/b/bookcpdf.php">Numerical recipes in C 2nd ed., pp896-902, Cambridge University Press (1993)</a>)</p> Checksum:iDEE0237F7CD9A461
GO

<p>This section provides links to proteins that are similar to the protein sequence(s) described in this entry at different levels of sequence identity thresholds (100%, 90% and 50%) based on their membership in UniProt Reference Clusters (<a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/uniref">UniRef</a>).<p><a href='/help/similar_proteins_section' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Similar proteinsi

<p>This section is used to point to information related to entries and found in data collections other than UniProtKB.<p><a href='/help/cross_references_section' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Cross-referencesi

3D structure databases

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Protein Data Bank Europe

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PDBei

Protein Data Bank RCSB

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RCSB PDBi

Protein Data Bank Japan

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PDBji
Links Updated
PDB entryMethodResolution (Å)ChainPositionsPDBsum
1B70X-ray2.70A1-350[»]
1B7YX-ray2.50A1-350[»]
2AKWX-ray2.80A85-350[»]
2ALYX-ray2.60A85-350[»]
2AMCX-ray2.70A85-350[»]
2IY5X-ray3.10A1-350[»]
3TEHX-ray2.85A1-350[»]
4TVAX-ray2.60A1-350[»]
SMRiP27001
ModBaseiSearch...

Protein-protein interaction databases

DIPiDIP-6104N
MINTiP27001

Protocols and materials databases

Structural Biology KnowledgebaseSearch...

Phylogenomic databases

eggNOGiENOG4105CSS Bacteria
COG0016 LUCA

Miscellaneous databases

EvolutionaryTraceiP27001

Family and domain databases

DisProtiDP00053
HAMAPiMF_00281 Phe_tRNA_synth_alpha1, 1 hit
InterProiView protein in InterPro
IPR006195 aa-tRNA-synth_II
IPR004529 Phe-tRNA-synth_IIc_asu
IPR004188 Phe-tRNA_ligase_II_N
IPR022911 Phe_tRNA_ligase_alpha1_bac
IPR002319 Phenylalanyl-tRNA_Synthase
IPR010978 tRNA-bd_arm
PfamiView protein in Pfam
PF02912 Phe_tRNA-synt_N, 1 hit
PF01409 tRNA-synt_2d, 1 hit
SUPFAMiSSF46589 SSF46589, 1 hit
TIGRFAMsiTIGR00468 pheS, 1 hit
PROSITEiView protein in PROSITE
PS50862 AA_TRNA_LIGASE_II, 1 hit

ProtoNet; Automatic hierarchical classification of proteins

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ProtoNeti
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MobiDB: a database of protein disorder and mobility annotations

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MobiDBi
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<p>This section provides general information on the entry.<p><a href='/help/entry_information_section' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Entry informationi

<p>This subsection of the ‘Entry information’ section provides a mnemonic identifier for a UniProtKB entry, but it is not a stable identifier. Each reviewed entry is assigned a unique entry name upon integration into UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot.<p><a href='/help/entry_name' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Entry nameiSYFA_THETH
<p>This subsection of the ‘Entry information’ section provides one or more accession number(s). These are stable identifiers and should be used to cite UniProtKB entries. Upon integration into UniProtKB, each entry is assigned a unique accession number, which is called ‘Primary (citable) accession number’.<p><a href='/help/accession_numbers' target='_top'>More...</a></p>AccessioniPrimary (citable) accession number: P27001
<p>This subsection of the ‘Entry information’ section shows the date of integration of the entry into UniProtKB, the date of the last sequence update and the date of the last annotation modification (‘Last modified’). The version number for both the entry and the <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/canonical_and_isoforms">canonical sequence</a> are also displayed.<p><a href='/help/entry_history' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Entry historyiIntegrated into UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot: August 1, 1992
Last sequence update: August 1, 1992
Last modified: July 3, 2019
This is version 133 of the entry and version 1 of the sequence. See complete history.
<p>This subsection of the ‘Entry information’ section indicates whether the entry has been manually annotated and reviewed by UniProtKB curators or not, in other words, if the entry belongs to the Swiss-Prot section of UniProtKB (<strong>reviewed</strong>) or to the computer-annotated TrEMBL section (<strong>unreviewed</strong>).<p><a href='/help/entry_status' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Entry statusiReviewed (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)
Annotation programProkaryotic Protein Annotation Program

<p>This section contains any relevant information that doesn’t fit in any other defined sections<p><a href='/help/miscellaneous_section' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Miscellaneousi

Keywords - Technical termi

3D-structure

Documents

  1. PDB cross-references
    Index of Protein Data Bank (PDB) cross-references
  2. SIMILARITY comments
    Index of protein domains and families
  3. Aminoacyl-tRNA synthetases
    List of aminoacyl-tRNA synthetase entries
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