infB (Translation initiation factor IF-2)
FEATURES
Loading...
Loading...
ORGANISM
Synechococcus sp. (strain ATCC 27144 / PCC 6301 / SAUG 1402/1)
FAMILY
DESCRIPTION
Also known as IF2_SYNP6, infB. One of the essential components for the initiation of protein synthesis. Protects formylmethionyl-tRNA from spontaneous hydrolysis and promotes its binding to the 30S ribosomal subunits. Also involved in the hydrolysis of GTP during the formation of the 70S ribosomal complex.
Also known as IF2_SYNP6, infB. One of the essential components for the initiation of protein synthesis. Protects formylmethionyl-tRNA from spontaneous hydrolysis and promotes its binding to the 30S ribosomal subunits. Also involved in the hydrolysis of GTP during the formation of the 70S ribosomal complex.
infB logo

infB

Translation initiation factor IF-2

Molecular Synopsis