ATE1_HUMAN Protein

Name Arginyl-tRNA--protein transferase 1
Description Involved in the post-translational conjugation of arginine to the N-terminal aspartate or glutamate of a protein. This arginylation is required for degradation of the protein via the ubiquitin pathway. Does not arginylate cysteine residues (By similarity).
UniProt ID O95260
Gene ATE1