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def  -  peptide deformylase

Escherichia coli CFT073

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  1. Peptide deformylase inhibitors as potent antimycobacterial agents. Teo, J.W., Thayalan, P., Beer, D., Yap, A.S., Nanjundappa, M., Ngew, X., Duraiswamy, J., Liung, S., Dartois, V., Schreiber, M., Hasan, S., Cynamon, M., Ryder, N.S., Yang, X., Weidmann, B., Bracken, K., Dick, T., Mukherjee, K. Antimicrob. Agents Chemother. (2006) [Pubmed]
  2. Evidence that peptide deformylase and methionyl-tRNA(fMet) formyltransferase are encoded within the same operon in Escherichia coli. Meinnel, T., Blanquet, S. J. Bacteriol. (1993) [Pubmed]
  3. Characterization of the Thermus thermophilus locus encoding peptide deformylase and methionyl-tRNA(fMet) formyltransferase. Meinnel, T., Blanquet, S. J. Bacteriol. (1994) [Pubmed]
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