Nucleotide sequence of hamster S-adenosylmethionine decarboxylase cDNA

Babu L. Tekwani, Bruce Stanley, Anthony Pegg

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Abstract

The nucleotide sequence of a cDNA encoding the proenzyme of hamster S-adenosylmethionine decarboxylase including 169 nucleotides of the 5′ untranslated region has been determined. The deduced amino acid sequence shows a remarkable similarity to the human proenzyme with only seven differences out of 334 amino acids. The nucleotide sequence of the 5′ untranslated region showed 93% homology with the corresponding rat and human sequences suggesting that this region may play an important role in the regulation of S-adenosylmethionine decarboxylase expression.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)221-223
Number of pages3
JournalBBA - Gene Structure and Expression
Volume1130
Issue number2
DOIs
StatePublished - Mar 24 1992

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Structural Biology
  • Biophysics
  • Biochemistry
  • Genetics

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