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Entry version 93 (13 Nov 2019)
Sequence version 1 (13 Jun 2006)
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Protein

Alanine--tRNA ligase

Gene

alaS

Organism
Streptococcus pyogenes serotype M12 (strain MGAS2096)
Status
Reviewed-Annotation score:

Annotation score:3 out of 5

<p>The annotation score provides a heuristic measure of the annotation content of a UniProtKB entry or proteome. This score <strong>cannot</strong> be used as a measure of the accuracy of the annotation as we cannot define the ‘correct annotation’ for any given protein.<p><a href='/help/annotation_score' target='_top'>More...</a></p>
-Protein inferred from homologyi <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

Catalyzes the attachment of alanine to tRNA(Ala) in a two-step reaction: alanine is first activated by ATP to form Ala-AMP and then transferred to the acceptor end of tRNA(Ala). Also edits incorrectly charged Ser-tRNA(Ala) and Gly-tRNA(Ala) via its editing domain.UniRule annotation

<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

Zn2+UniRule annotationNote: Binds 1 zinc ion per subunit.UniRule annotation

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 bindingi567ZincUniRule annotation1
Metal bindingi571ZincUniRule annotation1
Metal bindingi669ZincUniRule annotation1
Metal bindingi673ZincUniRule annotation1

<p>The <a href="http://www.geneontology.org/">Gene Ontology (GO)</a> project provides a set of hierarchical controlled vocabulary split into 3 categories:<p><a href='/help/gene_ontology' target='_top'>More...</a></p>GO - Molecular functioni

GO - Biological processi

<p>UniProtKB Keywords constitute a <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/keywords">controlled vocabulary</a> with a hierarchical structure. Keywords summarise the content of a UniProtKB entry and facilitate the search for proteins of interest.<p><a href='/help/keywords' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Keywordsi

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

Enzyme and pathway databases

BioCyc Collection of Pathway/Genome Databases

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BioCyci
SPYO370553:G1G62-1143-MONOMER

<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

<p>This subsection of the <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/names_and_taxonomy_section">Names and taxonomy</a> section provides an exhaustive list of all names of the protein, from commonly used to obsolete, to allow unambiguous identification of a protein.<p><a href='/help/protein_names' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Protein namesi
Recommended name:
Alanine--tRNA ligaseUniRule annotation (EC:6.1.1.7UniRule annotation)
Alternative name(s):
Alanyl-tRNA synthetaseUniRule annotation
Short name:
AlaRSUniRule annotation
<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:alaSUniRule annotation
Ordered Locus Names:MGAS2096_Spy1198
<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>OrganismiStreptococcus pyogenes serotype M12 (strain MGAS2096)
<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 identifieri370553 [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 lineageiBacteriaFirmicutesBacilliLactobacillalesStreptococcaceaeStreptococcus

<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_00003478221 – 872Alanine--tRNA ligaseAdd BLAST872

Proteomic databases

PRoteomics IDEntifications database

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PRIDEi
Q1JB08

<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

3D structure databases

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

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SMRi
Q1JB08

Database of comparative protein structure models

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ModBasei
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<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 general information on the biological role of a domain. The term ‘domain’ is intended here in its wide acceptation, it may be a structural domain, a transmembrane region or a functional domain. Several domains are described in this subsection.<p><a href='/help/domain_cc' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Domaini

Consists of three domains; the N-terminal catalytic domain, the editing domain and the C-terminal C-Ala domain. The editing domain removes incorrectly charged amino acids, while the C-Ala domain, along with tRNA(Ala), serves as a bridge to cooperatively bring together the editing and aminoacylation centers thus stimulating deacylation of misacylated tRNAs.UniRule annotation

<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

Belongs to the class-II aminoacyl-tRNA synthetase family.UniRule annotation

Phylogenomic databases

The HOGENOM Database of Homologous Genes from Fully Sequenced Organisms

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HOGENOMi
HOG000156965

KEGG Orthology (KO)

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KOi
K01872

Identification of Orthologs from Complete Genome Data

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OMAi
YHHTMFE

Family and domain databases

HAMAP database of protein families

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HAMAPi
MF_00036_B Ala_tRNA_synth_B, 1 hit

Integrated resource of protein families, domains and functional sites

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InterProi
View protein in InterPro
IPR002318 Ala-tRNA-lgiase_IIc
IPR018162 Ala-tRNA-ligase_IIc_anticod-bd
IPR018165 Ala-tRNA-synth_IIc_core
IPR018164 Ala-tRNA-synth_IIc_N
IPR023033 Ala_tRNA_ligase_euk/bac
IPR003156 DHHA1_dom
IPR018163 Thr/Ala-tRNA-synth_IIc_edit
IPR009000 Transl_B-barrel_sf
IPR012947 tRNA_SAD

Pfam protein domain database

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Pfami
View protein in Pfam
PF02272 DHHA1, 1 hit
PF01411 tRNA-synt_2c, 1 hit
PF07973 tRNA_SAD, 1 hit

Protein Motif fingerprint database; a protein domain database

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PRINTSi
PR00980 TRNASYNTHALA

Simple Modular Architecture Research Tool; a protein domain database

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SMARTi
View protein in SMART
SM00863 tRNA_SAD, 1 hit

Superfamily database of structural and functional annotation

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SUPFAMi
SSF101353 SSF101353, 1 hit
SSF50447 SSF50447, 1 hit
SSF55186 SSF55186, 1 hit

TIGRFAMs; a protein family database

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TIGRFAMsi
TIGR00344 alaS, 1 hit

PROSITE; a protein domain and family database

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PROSITEi
View protein in PROSITE
PS50860 AA_TRNA_LIGASE_II_ALA, 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.

Q1JB08-1 [UniParc]FASTAAdd to basket
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        10         20         30         40         50
MKELSSAQIR QMWLDFWKSK GHCVEPSANL VPVNDPTLLW INSGVATLKK
60 70 80 90 100
YFDGSVIPEN PRITNAQKSI RTNDIENVGK TARHHTMFEM LGNFSIGDYF
110 120 130 140 150
RDEAIEWGFE LLTSPDWFDF PKDKLYMTYY PDDKDSYNRW IACGVEPSHL
160 170 180 190 200
VPIEDNFWEI GAGPSGPDTE IFFDRGEDFD PENIGLRLLA EDIENDRYIE
210 220 230 240 250
IWNIVLSQFN ADPAVPRSEY KELPNKNIDT GAGLERLAAV MQGAKTNFET
260 270 280 290 300
DLFMPIIREV EKLSGKTYNP DGDNMSFKVI ADHIRALSFA IGDGALPGNE
310 320 330 340 350
GRGYVLRRLL RRAVMHGRRL GINETFLYKL VPTVGQIMES YYPEVLEKHD
360 370 380 390 400
FIEKIVKREE ETFARTIDAG SGHLDSLLAQ LKAEGKDTLE GKDIFKLYDT
410 420 430 440 450
YGFPVELTEE LAEDAGYKID HEGFKSAMKE QQDRARAAVV KGGSMGMQNE
460 470 480 490 500
TLAGIVEESR FEYDTYSLES SLSVIIADNE RTEAVSEGQA LLVFAQTPFY
510 520 530 540 550
AEMGGQVADT GRIKNDKGDT VAEVVDVQKA PNGQPLHTVN VLASLSVGTN
560 570 580 590 600
YTLEINKERR LAVEKNHTAT HLLHAALHNV IGEHATQAGS LNEEEFLRFD
610 620 630 640 650
FTHFEAVSNE ELRHIEQEVN EQIWNALTIT TTETDVETAK EMGAMALFGE
660 670 680 690 700
KYGKVVRVVQ IGNYSVELCG GTHLNNSSEI GLFKIVKEEG IGSGTRRIIA
710 720 730 740 750
VTGRQAFEAY RNQEDALKEI AATVKAPQLK DAAAKVQALS DSLRDLQKEN
760 770 780 790 800
AELKEKAAAA AAGDVFKDVQ EAKGVRFIAS QVDVADAGAL RTFADNWKQK
810 820 830 840 850
DYSDVLVLVA AIGEKVNVLV ASKTKDVHAG NMIKELAPIV AGRGGGKPDM
860 870
AMAGGSDASK IAELLAAVAE TV
Length:872
Mass (Da):96,499
Last modified:June 13, 2006 - 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:i905528BAE675FE7E
GO

Sequence databases

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EMBL nucleotide sequence database

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EMBLi

GenBank nucleotide sequence database

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GenBanki

DNA Data Bank of Japan; a nucleotide sequence database

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DDBJi
Links Updated
CP000261 Genomic DNA Translation: ABF36250.1

Genome annotation databases

Ensembl bacterial and archaeal genome annotation project

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EnsemblBacteriai
ABF36250; ABF36250; MGAS2096_Spy1198

KEGG: Kyoto Encyclopedia of Genes and Genomes

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KEGGi
spj:MGAS2096_Spy1198

<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

Sequence databases

Select the link destinations:
EMBLi
GenBanki
DDBJi
Links Updated
CP000261 Genomic DNA Translation: ABF36250.1

3D structure databases

SMRiQ1JB08
ModBaseiSearch...

Proteomic databases

PRIDEiQ1JB08

Genome annotation databases

EnsemblBacteriaiABF36250; ABF36250; MGAS2096_Spy1198
KEGGispj:MGAS2096_Spy1198

Phylogenomic databases

HOGENOMiHOG000156965
KOiK01872
OMAiYHHTMFE

Enzyme and pathway databases

BioCyciSPYO370553:G1G62-1143-MONOMER

Family and domain databases

HAMAPiMF_00036_B Ala_tRNA_synth_B, 1 hit
InterProiView protein in InterPro
IPR002318 Ala-tRNA-lgiase_IIc
IPR018162 Ala-tRNA-ligase_IIc_anticod-bd
IPR018165 Ala-tRNA-synth_IIc_core
IPR018164 Ala-tRNA-synth_IIc_N
IPR023033 Ala_tRNA_ligase_euk/bac
IPR003156 DHHA1_dom
IPR018163 Thr/Ala-tRNA-synth_IIc_edit
IPR009000 Transl_B-barrel_sf
IPR012947 tRNA_SAD
PfamiView protein in Pfam
PF02272 DHHA1, 1 hit
PF01411 tRNA-synt_2c, 1 hit
PF07973 tRNA_SAD, 1 hit
PRINTSiPR00980 TRNASYNTHALA
SMARTiView protein in SMART
SM00863 tRNA_SAD, 1 hit
SUPFAMiSSF101353 SSF101353, 1 hit
SSF50447 SSF50447, 1 hit
SSF55186 SSF55186, 1 hit
TIGRFAMsiTIGR00344 alaS, 1 hit
PROSITEiView protein in PROSITE
PS50860 AA_TRNA_LIGASE_II_ALA, 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 nameiSYA_STRPB
<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: Q1JB08
<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: September 2, 2008
Last sequence update: June 13, 2006
Last modified: November 13, 2019
This is version 93 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

Documents

  1. Aminoacyl-tRNA synthetases
    List of aminoacyl-tRNA synthetase entries
  2. SIMILARITY comments
    Index of protein domains and families
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