HMM Summary Page: TIGR04568

Functionselenouridine synthase, SelU N-terminal-like subunit
Trusted Cutoff200.00
Domain Trusted Cutoff200.00
Noise Cutoff135.00
Domain Noise Cutoff135.00
Isology Typeequivalog
HMM Length215
AuthorHaft DH
Entry DateSep 13 2014 8:34PM
Last ModifiedSep 16 2014 4:02PM
CommentThis protein is involved in biosynthesis of a selenonucleotide, probably 2-selenouridine, in tRNA of some archaea, such as Methanococcus maripaludis. This protein resembles the N-terminal region of bacterial SelU, and its partner protein resembles the C-terminal region.
ReferencesRN [1] RM PMID:22293502 RT Selenomodification of tRNA in archaea requires a bipartite rhodanese enzyme. RA Su D, Ojo TT, Soll D, Hohn MJ RL FEBS Lett. 2012 Mar 23;586(6):717-21.
Genome PropertyGenProp1105: bipartite SelU (archaeal) (HMM)