"Direct evidence for enzyme persulfide and disulfide intermediates during 4-thiouridine biosynthesis."
Wright CM, Christman GD, Snellinger AM, Johnston MV, Mueller EG
Published 2006-08-07 in Chem Commun (Camb) volume 29 .
Pubmed ID: 16855700
DOI identifier: -
|Two proposed mechanisms for 4-thiouridine generation share key cysteine persulfide and disulfide intermediates, and indirect evidence of their existence has been previously reported; chemical trapping and mass spectrometry have now provided direct and definitive evidence of these key intermediates.|
This publication refers to following proteins:
- ThiI (Escherichia coli)
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