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Aminoacyl-tRNA Synthetases in Biology and Medicine

  • Sunghoon Kim

Part of the Topics in Current Chemistry book series (TOPCURRCHEM, volume 344)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. John J. Perona, Ita Gruic-Sovulj
    Pages 1-41
  3. Tammy J. Bullwinkle, Michael Ibba
    Pages 43-87
  4. Min Guo, Xiang-Lei Yang
    Pages 89-118
  5. Peng Yao, Kiran Poruri, Susan A. Martinis, Paul L. Fox
    Pages 167-187
  6. Doyeun Kim, Nam Hoon Kwon, Sunghoon Kim
    Pages 207-245
  7. Hagen Schwenzer, Joffrey Zoll, Catherine Florentz, Marie Sissler
    Pages 247-292
  8. Toby Passioura, Hiroaki Suga
    Pages 331-345
  9. Back Matter
    Pages 347-350

About this book

Introduction

1 Synthetic and Editing Mechanisms of Aminoacyl-tRNA Synthetases

John J. Perona, Ita Gruic-Sovulj

2 Emergence and Evolution

Tammy J. Bullwinkle, Michael Ibba

3 Architecture and Metamorphosis

Min Guo, Xiang-Lei Yang

4 Protein–Protein Interactions and Multi-component Complexes of Aminoacyl-tRNA Synthetases

Jong Hyun Kim, Jung Min Han, Sunghoon Kim

5 Extracellular Activities of Aminoacyl-tRNA Synthetases: New Mediators for Cell–Cell Communication

Sung Hwa Son, Min Chul Park, and Sunghoon Kim

6. Non-catalytic Regulation of Gene Expression by Aminoacyl-tRNA Synthetases

Peng Yao, Kiran Poruri, Susan A. Martinis, Paul L. Fox

7 Amino-Acyl tRNA Synthetases Generate Dinucleotide Polyphosphates as Second Messengers: Functional Implications

Sagi Tshori, Ehud Razin, Hovav Nechushtan

8 Association of Aminoacyl-tRNA Synthetases with Cancer

Doyeun Kim, Nam Hoon Kwon, Sunghoon Kim

9 Pathogenic Implications of Human Mitochondrial Aminoacyl-tRNA Synthetases

Hagen Schwenzer, Joffrey Zoll, Catherine Florentz, Marie Sissler

10 Role of Aminoacyl-tRNA Synthetases in Infectious Diseases and Targets for Therapeutic Development

Varun Dewan, John Reader, Karin-Musier Forsyth

11 Flexizymes, Their Evolutionary History and Diverse Utilities

Toby Passioura, Hiroaki Suga

Keywords

Aminoacyl-tRNA Synthetases Reviewed Immune Diseases Multicomponent Complexes Neural Diseases Novel functions of tRNAs Protein Interactions Reprogramming of Genetic Code Synthetic Bio-Medicine

Editors and affiliations

  • Sunghoon Kim
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Molecular Medicine and Biopharmaceutical SciencesMedicinal Bioconvergence Research Center, College of Pharmacy, Seoul National UniversityKorea, Republic of (South Korea)

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-94-017-8701-7
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2014
  • Publisher Name Springer, Dordrecht
  • eBook Packages Chemistry and Materials Science
  • Print ISBN 978-94-017-8700-0
  • Online ISBN 978-94-017-8701-7
  • Series Print ISSN 0340-1022
  • Series Online ISSN 1436-5049
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