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Entry version 82 (13 Nov 2019)
Sequence version 1 (07 Feb 2006)
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Protein

Glutamate--tRNA ligase

Gene

gltX

Organism
Methanosphaera stadtmanae (strain ATCC 43021 / DSM 3091 / JCM 11832 / MCB-3)
Status
Reviewed-Annotation score:

Annotation score:2 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 glutamate to tRNA(Glu) in a two-step reaction: glutamate is first activated by ATP to form Glu-AMP and then transferred to the acceptor end of tRNA(Glu).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>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
Biological processProtein biosynthesis
LigandATP-binding, Nucleotide-binding

Enzyme and pathway databases

BioCyc Collection of Pathway/Genome Databases

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BioCyci
MSTA339860:G1G4W-926-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:
Glutamate--tRNA ligaseUniRule annotation (EC:6.1.1.17UniRule annotation)
Alternative name(s):
Glutamyl-tRNA synthetaseUniRule annotation
Short name:
GluRSUniRule 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:gltXUniRule annotation
Ordered Locus Names:Msp_0923
<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>OrganismiMethanosphaera stadtmanae (strain ATCC 43021 / DSM 3091 / JCM 11832 / MCB-3)
<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 identifieri339860 [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 lineageiArchaeaEuryarchaeotaMethanomada groupMethanobacteriaMethanobacterialesMethanobacteriaceaeMethanosphaera
<p>This subsection of the <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/names_and_taxonomy_section">Names and taxonomy</a> section is present for entries that are part of a <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/proteomes">proteome</a>, i.e. of a set of proteins thought to be expressed by organisms whose genomes have been completely sequenced.<p><a href='/help/proteomes_manual' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Proteomesi
  • UP000001931 <p>A UniProt <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/manual/proteomes_manual">proteome</a> can consist of several components. <br></br>The component name refers to the genomic component encoding a set of proteins.<p><a href='/help/proteome_component' target='_top'>More...</a></p> Componenti: Chromosome

<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_00002374231 – 563Glutamate--tRNA ligaseAdd BLAST563

Proteomic databases

PRoteomics IDEntifications database

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PRIDEi
Q2NFU2

<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

Protein-protein interaction databases

STRING: functional protein association networks

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STRINGi
339860.Msp_0923

<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
Q2NFU2

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

Motif

Feature keyPosition(s)DescriptionActionsGraphical viewLength
<p>This subsection of the ‘Family and Domains’ section describes a short (usually not more than 20 amino acids) conserved sequence motif of biological significance.<p><a href='/help/motif' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Motifi104 – 114'HIGH' regionUniRule annotationAdd BLAST11

<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-I aminoacyl-tRNA synthetase family. Glutamate--tRNA ligase type 2 subfamily.UniRule annotation

Phylogenomic databases

evolutionary genealogy of genes: Non-supervised Orthologous Groups

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eggNOGi
arCOG04302 Archaea
COG0008 LUCA

The HOGENOM Database of Homologous Genes from Fully Sequenced Organisms

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HOGENOMi
HOG000073585

KEGG Orthology (KO)

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KOi
K01885

Identification of Orthologs from Complete Genome Data

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OMAi
MRFAPNP

Database of Orthologous Groups

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OrthoDBi
8922at2157

Family and domain databases

Gene3D Structural and Functional Annotation of Protein Families

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Gene3Di
2.40.240.10, 1 hit
3.40.50.620, 1 hit

HAMAP database of protein families

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HAMAPi
MF_02076 Glu_tRNA_synth_type2, 1 hit

Integrated resource of protein families, domains and functional sites

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InterProi
View protein in InterPro
IPR001412 aa-tRNA-synth_I_CS
IPR004526 Glu-tRNA-synth_arc/euk
IPR000924 Glu/Gln-tRNA-synth
IPR020058 Glu/Gln-tRNA-synth_Ib_cat-dom
IPR020059 Glu/Gln-tRNA-synth_Ib_codon-bd
IPR020056 Rbsml_L25/Gln-tRNA_synth_N
IPR011035 Ribosomal_L25/Gln-tRNA_synth
IPR014729 Rossmann-like_a/b/a_fold

Pfam protein domain database

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Pfami
View protein in Pfam
PF00749 tRNA-synt_1c, 1 hit
PF03950 tRNA-synt_1c_C, 1 hit

Protein Motif fingerprint database; a protein domain database

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PRINTSi
PR00987 TRNASYNTHGLU

Superfamily database of structural and functional annotation

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SUPFAMi
SSF50715 SSF50715, 1 hit

TIGRFAMs; a protein family database

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TIGRFAMsi
TIGR00463 gltX_arch, 1 hit

PROSITE; a protein domain and family database

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PROSITEi
View protein in PROSITE
PS00178 AA_TRNA_LIGASE_I, 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.

Q2NFU2-1 [UniParc]FASTAAdd to basket
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        10         20         30         40         50
MDIEETIYKY ALTNAIEHGN KCQVGSVIGM VMSKNPEMRK DPKTVSQLAG
60 70 80 90 100
KLVAKVNNLT PEEQQKEVES LGGLEQHTKK EEKPKGLPEL KNTEDKKVTL
110 120 130 140 150
RFAPNPSGPL HIGHARAAIL NKLYQEKYNG KLILRIEDTD PKRVEPDAYD
160 170 180 190 200
AIPQDIKWLG IEPDEIYTQS DRLEIYYEYA QKAIEIGAAY MCKCDGGEFK
210 220 230 240 250
KLKDNCQPCP CRSHTIEENM ELWNNFENME EGEAVLRIKT DINHKNPAIR
260 270 280 290 300
DWVAMRIVNQ EHPRLGNKYK IYPMMNFSVT VDDHLMGMTH VLRGKDHLAN
310 320 330 340 350
SEKQTYLYKH FGWDVPEFIH YGRLKMDDVE LSTSKAREGI ENKTYTGWDD
360 370 380 390 400
PRLGTIRAIA RRGIKKEVLY DLIEEIGTKQ ADATISWKKI YGLNRNIIEE
410 420 430 440 450
NTNRYFFIPN AVKVDVENLP SSKTNMTVER ELHYNKPEKG FRNLTFNGSV
460 470 480 490 500
YIPEDDYKHA QDKNIPLRLM DLINIKIEED KVIYDSETLE DAQAQHARII
510 520 530 540 550
QWAPVETSIS ATVVMPDNTH VTGYIECDAS NLEVDDMVQL ERFGFARVDK
560
INDNEITFYY THN
Length:563
Mass (Da):64,969
Last modified:February 7, 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:i7ECE36266DE04D46
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
CP000102 Genomic DNA Translation: ABC57311.1

NCBI Reference Sequences

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RefSeqi
WP_011406510.1, NC_007681.1

Genome annotation databases

Ensembl bacterial and archaeal genome annotation project

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EnsemblBacteriai
ABC57311; ABC57311; Msp_0923

Database of genes from NCBI RefSeq genomes

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GeneIDi
41325498

KEGG: Kyoto Encyclopedia of Genes and Genomes

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KEGGi
mst:Msp_0923

<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
CP000102 Genomic DNA Translation: ABC57311.1
RefSeqiWP_011406510.1, NC_007681.1

3D structure databases

SMRiQ2NFU2
ModBaseiSearch...

Protein-protein interaction databases

STRINGi339860.Msp_0923

Proteomic databases

PRIDEiQ2NFU2

Genome annotation databases

EnsemblBacteriaiABC57311; ABC57311; Msp_0923
GeneIDi41325498
KEGGimst:Msp_0923

Phylogenomic databases

eggNOGiarCOG04302 Archaea
COG0008 LUCA
HOGENOMiHOG000073585
KOiK01885
OMAiMRFAPNP
OrthoDBi8922at2157

Enzyme and pathway databases

BioCyciMSTA339860:G1G4W-926-MONOMER

Family and domain databases

Gene3Di2.40.240.10, 1 hit
3.40.50.620, 1 hit
HAMAPiMF_02076 Glu_tRNA_synth_type2, 1 hit
InterProiView protein in InterPro
IPR001412 aa-tRNA-synth_I_CS
IPR004526 Glu-tRNA-synth_arc/euk
IPR000924 Glu/Gln-tRNA-synth
IPR020058 Glu/Gln-tRNA-synth_Ib_cat-dom
IPR020059 Glu/Gln-tRNA-synth_Ib_codon-bd
IPR020056 Rbsml_L25/Gln-tRNA_synth_N
IPR011035 Ribosomal_L25/Gln-tRNA_synth
IPR014729 Rossmann-like_a/b/a_fold
PfamiView protein in Pfam
PF00749 tRNA-synt_1c, 1 hit
PF03950 tRNA-synt_1c_C, 1 hit
PRINTSiPR00987 TRNASYNTHGLU
SUPFAMiSSF50715 SSF50715, 1 hit
TIGRFAMsiTIGR00463 gltX_arch, 1 hit
PROSITEiView protein in PROSITE
PS00178 AA_TRNA_LIGASE_I, 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 nameiSYE_METST
<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: Q2NFU2
<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: May 30, 2006
Last sequence update: February 7, 2006
Last modified: November 13, 2019
This is version 82 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

Complete proteome, Reference proteome

Documents

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