Sequence of this protein is as follows: MPNSEPASLL ELFNSIATQG ELVRSLKAGN ASKDEIDSAV KMLVSLKMSY KAAAGEDYKA DCPPGNPAPT SNHGPDATEA EEDFVDPWTV QTSSAKGIDY DKLIVRFGSS KIDKELINRI ERATGQRPHH FLRRGIFFSH RDMNQVLDAY ENKKPFYLYT GRGPSSEAMH VGHLIPFIFT KWLQDVFNVP LVIQMTDDEK YLWKDLTLDQ AYSYAVENAK DIIACGFDIN KTFIFSDLDY MGMSSGFYKN VVKIQKHVTF NQVKGIFGFT DSDCIGKISF PAIQAAPSFS NSFPQIFRDR TDIQCLIPCA IDQDPYFRMT RDVAPRIGYP KPALLHSTFF PALQGAQTKM SASDPNSSIF LTDTAKQIKT KVNKHAFSGG RDTIEEHRQF GGNCDVDVSF MYLTFFLEDD DKLEQIRKDY TSGAMLTGEL KKALIEVLQP LIAEHQARRK EVTDEIVKEF MTPRKLSFDF Q
Aminoacyl-tRNA synthetases catalyze the aminoacylation of tRNA by their cognate amino acid. Because of their central role in linking amino acids with nucleotide triplets contained in tRNAs, aminoacyl-tRNA synthetases are thought to be among the first proteins that appeared in evolution. Two forms of tryptophanyl-tRNA synthetase exist, a cytoplasmic form, named WARS, and a mitochondrial form, named WARS2. Tryptophanyl-tRNA synthetase (WARS) catalyzes the aminoacylation of tRNA(trp) with tryptophan and is induced by interferon. Tryptophanyl-tRNA synthetase belongs to the class I tRNA synthetase family. Four transcript variants encoding two different isoforms have been found for this gene.
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Protein Aliases: hWRS; IFI 53; IFP 53; IFP53; Interferon-induced protein 53; T1-TrpRS; T2-TrpRS; TrpRS; tryptophan tRNA ligase 1, cytoplasmic; Tryptophan--tRNA ligase, cytoplasmic; Tryptophanyl-tRNA synthetase; tryptophanyl-tRNA synthetase, cytoplasmic; WARS protein
Gene Aliases: GAMMA-2; IFI53; IFP53; TrpRS; WARS; WRS