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Entry version 116 (16 Oct 2019)
Sequence version 1 (01 Mar 2002)
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Protein

Methionine--tRNA ligase

Gene

metG

Organism
Listeria monocytogenes serovar 1/2a (strain ATCC BAA-679 / EGD-e)
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

Is required not only for elongation of protein synthesis but also for the initiation of all mRNA translation through initiator tRNA(fMet) aminoacylation.By similarity

<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

Sites

Feature keyPosition(s)DescriptionActionsGraphical viewLength
<p>This subsection of the <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/function_section">Function</a> section describes the interaction between a single amino acid and another chemical entity. Priority is given to the annotation of physiological ligands.<p><a href='/help/binding' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Binding sitei313ATPBy similarity1

<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, Nucleotide-binding

Enzyme and pathway databases

BioCyc Collection of Pathway/Genome Databases

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BioCyci
LMON169963:LMO0177-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:
Methionine--tRNA ligase (EC:6.1.1.10)
Alternative name(s):
Methionyl-tRNA synthetase
Short name:
MetRS
<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:metG
Synonyms:metS
Ordered Locus Names:lmo0177
<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>OrganismiListeria monocytogenes serovar 1/2a (strain ATCC BAA-679 / EGD-e)
<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 identifieri169963 [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 lineageiBacteriaFirmicutesBacilliBacillalesListeriaceaeListeria
<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
  • UP000000817 <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_00001392271 – 664Methionine--tRNA ligaseAdd BLAST664

Proteomic databases

PaxDb, a database of protein abundance averages across all three domains of life

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PaxDbi
Q8YAF2

PRoteomics IDEntifications database

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PRIDEi
Q8YAF2

<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

<p>This subsection of the <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/interaction_section">'Interaction'</a> section provides information about the protein quaternary structure and interaction(s) with other proteins or protein complexes (with the exception of physiological receptor-ligand interactions which are annotated in the <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/function_section">'Function'</a> section).<p><a href='/help/subunit_structure' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Subunit structurei

Homodimer.

By similarity

Protein-protein interaction databases

STRING: functional protein association networks

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STRINGi
169963.lmo0177

<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
Q8YAF2

Database of comparative protein structure models

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ModBasei
Search...

<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

Domains and Repeats

Feature keyPosition(s)DescriptionActionsGraphical viewLength
<p>This subsection of the <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/family_and_domains_section">Family and Domains</a> section describes the position and type of a domain, which is defined as a specific combination of secondary structures organized into a characteristic three-dimensional structure or fold.<p><a href='/help/domain' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Domaini563 – 664tRNA-bindingAdd BLAST102

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>Motifi15 – 25'HIGH' regionAdd BLAST11
Motifi310 – 314'KMSKS' region5

<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
ENOG4105CKH Bacteria
COG0073 LUCA
COG0143 LUCA

The HOGENOM Database of Homologous Genes from Fully Sequenced Organisms

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HOGENOMi
HOG000200401

KEGG Orthology (KO)

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KOi
K01874

Identification of Orthologs from Complete Genome Data

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OMAi
SDMHGTP

Database for complete collections of gene phylogenies

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PhylomeDBi
Q8YAF2

Family and domain databases

Conserved Domains Database

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CDDi
cd07957 Anticodon_Ia_Met, 1 hit
cd00814 MetRS_core, 1 hit
cd02800 tRNA_bind_EcMetRS_like, 1 hit

Gene3D Structural and Functional Annotation of Protein Families

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Gene3Di
3.40.50.620, 1 hit

HAMAP database of protein families

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HAMAPi
MF_01228 Met_tRNA_synth_type2, 1 hit

Integrated resource of protein families, domains and functional sites

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InterProi
View protein in InterPro
IPR041872 Anticodon_Met
IPR013155 M/V/L/I-tRNA-synth_anticd-bd
IPR004495 Met-tRNA-synth_bsu_C
IPR014758 Met-tRNA_synth
IPR023457 Met-tRNA_synth_2
IPR015413 Methionyl/Leucyl_tRNA_Synth
IPR033911 MetRS_core
IPR012340 NA-bd_OB-fold
IPR014729 Rossmann-like_a/b/a_fold
IPR002547 tRNA-bd_dom
IPR009080 tRNAsynth_Ia_anticodon-bd

Pfam protein domain database

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Pfami
View protein in Pfam
PF08264 Anticodon_1, 1 hit
PF09334 tRNA-synt_1g, 1 hit
PF01588 tRNA_bind, 1 hit

Protein Motif fingerprint database; a protein domain database

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PRINTSi
PR01041 TRNASYNTHMET

Superfamily database of structural and functional annotation

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SUPFAMi
SSF47323 SSF47323, 1 hit
SSF50249 SSF50249, 1 hit

TIGRFAMs; a protein family database

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TIGRFAMsi
TIGR00398 metG, 1 hit
TIGR00399 metG_C_term, 1 hit

PROSITE; a protein domain and family database

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PROSITEi
View protein in PROSITE
PS50886 TRBD, 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.

Q8YAF2-1 [UniParc]FASTAAdd to basket
« Hide
        10         20         30         40         50
MPEEKNTFYI TTPIYYPSGK AHIGHAYTTV AGDAMARYKR LKGYDVFYLT
60 70 80 90 100
GTDEHGQKIQ AKAKERGISE QEYVDEIAEG FQELWKKLEI SNTDFIRTTQ
110 120 130 140 150
DRHKTSVEKI FEQLLEQGDI YLGEYEGWYS VSDEEYFTET QLEEVYKDEN
160 170 180 190 200
GKVIGGKAPS GNEVELVKEE SYFFRMSKYA DRLVEYYNSH PEFILPESRK
210 220 230 240 250
NEMINNFIKP GLEDLAVSRT TFDWGIKVPG NPKHVVYVWI DALSNYITAL
260 270 280 290 300
GYNTDNDTKF QKYWPADVQI VGKEIVRFHT IYWPIMLMAL DLPLPKMVFG
310 320 330 340 350
HGWILMKDGK MSKSKGNVVD PYMLIDRYGL DALRYYLLRE VPFGSDGLFT
360 370 380 390 400
PEDFVDRVNF DLANDLGNLL NRTVAMINKY FDGEIPAYQG NVTEFDQILV
410 420 430 440 450
DFKNNVVKEY EGSMDHMQFS VALNQLWSLI SRTNKYIDET APWALAKDED
460 470 480 490 500
KRTELASVMT HLAENLRIIA VLLQPFLTRT PGEIFLQLGL QEENLKKWDS
510 520 530 540 550
IYGYGEIPAG TTVVKKGTPI FPRLDAEVEV TYIQDEMKGS APAPAEEVAE
560 570 580 590 600
VEALETPQIG IEDFDKIDLR VAEVKQVDKV KKADKLLCFQ LDLGEGKLRQ
610 620 630 640 650
VLSGIAEFYQ PEELIGKKVI VVSNLKPVKL RGLMSEGMIL SGEKDGKLSV
660
IEASSALPNG AKVK
Length:664
Mass (Da):75,651
Last modified:March 1, 2002 - 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:i1A1AC2A90D8BF351
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
AL591973 Genomic DNA Translation: CAC98392.1

Protein sequence database of the Protein Information Resource

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PIRi
AB1097

NCBI Reference Sequences

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RefSeqi
NP_463708.1, NC_003210.1
WP_003733137.1, NC_003210.1

Genome annotation databases

Ensembl bacterial and archaeal genome annotation project

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EnsemblBacteriai
CAC98392; CAC98392; CAC98392

Database of genes from NCBI RefSeq genomes

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GeneIDi
986940

KEGG: Kyoto Encyclopedia of Genes and Genomes

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KEGGi
lmo:lmo0177

Pathosystems Resource Integration Center (PATRIC)

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PATRICi
fig|169963.11.peg.182

<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
AL591973 Genomic DNA Translation: CAC98392.1
PIRiAB1097
RefSeqiNP_463708.1, NC_003210.1
WP_003733137.1, NC_003210.1

3D structure databases

SMRiQ8YAF2
ModBaseiSearch...

Protein-protein interaction databases

STRINGi169963.lmo0177

Proteomic databases

PaxDbiQ8YAF2
PRIDEiQ8YAF2

Genome annotation databases

EnsemblBacteriaiCAC98392; CAC98392; CAC98392
GeneIDi986940
KEGGilmo:lmo0177
PATRICifig|169963.11.peg.182

Phylogenomic databases

eggNOGiENOG4105CKH Bacteria
COG0073 LUCA
COG0143 LUCA
HOGENOMiHOG000200401
KOiK01874
OMAiSDMHGTP
PhylomeDBiQ8YAF2

Enzyme and pathway databases

BioCyciLMON169963:LMO0177-MONOMER

Family and domain databases

CDDicd07957 Anticodon_Ia_Met, 1 hit
cd00814 MetRS_core, 1 hit
cd02800 tRNA_bind_EcMetRS_like, 1 hit
Gene3Di3.40.50.620, 1 hit
HAMAPiMF_01228 Met_tRNA_synth_type2, 1 hit
InterProiView protein in InterPro
IPR041872 Anticodon_Met
IPR013155 M/V/L/I-tRNA-synth_anticd-bd
IPR004495 Met-tRNA-synth_bsu_C
IPR014758 Met-tRNA_synth
IPR023457 Met-tRNA_synth_2
IPR015413 Methionyl/Leucyl_tRNA_Synth
IPR033911 MetRS_core
IPR012340 NA-bd_OB-fold
IPR014729 Rossmann-like_a/b/a_fold
IPR002547 tRNA-bd_dom
IPR009080 tRNAsynth_Ia_anticodon-bd
PfamiView protein in Pfam
PF08264 Anticodon_1, 1 hit
PF09334 tRNA-synt_1g, 1 hit
PF01588 tRNA_bind, 1 hit
PRINTSiPR01041 TRNASYNTHMET
SUPFAMiSSF47323 SSF47323, 1 hit
SSF50249 SSF50249, 1 hit
TIGRFAMsiTIGR00398 metG, 1 hit
TIGR00399 metG_C_term, 1 hit
PROSITEiView protein in PROSITE
PS50886 TRBD, 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 nameiSYM_LISMO
<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: Q8YAF2
<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: November 8, 2002
Last sequence update: March 1, 2002
Last modified: October 16, 2019
This is version 116 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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