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peptidyltransferase

Definitions

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  • n. An aminoacyltransferase involved in protein biosynthesis.

Etymologies

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peptidyl +‎ transferase

Examples

  • One structure showed the site where amino acids are strung together into proteins (the peptidyltransferase center); it is in fact composed of RNA, with no proteins in the vicinity

    Exploring the New RNA World

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