HMM Summary Page: TIGR00046

FunctionRNA methyltransferase, RsmE family
Trusted Cutoff41.00
Domain Trusted Cutoff41.00
Noise Cutoff31.05
Domain Noise Cutoff31.05
Isology Typesubfamily
EC Number2.1.1.-
HMM Length240
Mainrole CategoryProtein synthesis
Subrole CategorytRNA and rRNA base modification
Gene Ontology TermGO:0016436: rRNA (uridine) methyltransferase activity molecular_function
GO:0031167: rRNA methylation biological_process
AuthorHaft DH
Entry DateApr 20 1999 2:04PM
Last ModifiedFeb 14 2011 3:27PM
CommentMembers of this protein family, previously called conserved hypothetical protein TIGR00046, include the YggJ protein of E. coli, which has now been shown to methylate U1498 in 16S rRNA.
ReferencesRN [1] RM PMID: 16431987 RT Identification and characterization of RsmE, the founding member of a new RNA base methyltransferase family. RA Basturea GN, Rudd KE, Deutscher MP. RL RNA. 2006 Mar;12(3):426-34.