RegRNA
A Regulatory RNA Motifs and Elements Finder
  Release 1.0, Jan 2006
 
 
 

Accession R0510
Feature Type Riboswitch
Name Glycine riboswitch
Regulatory Motif
(RNAMotif descriptor)
descr

	ss(seq="^AAGCGCCHG$")

	h5(seq="^RRCUWN$")

		h5(minlen=0, maxlen=2)

			ss(len=12)

		h3

	h3

	ss(seq="^GACGAGGAU$")

	h5(seq="^KGRGR$")

		ss(minlen=0, maxlen=2)

		ss(seq="^U$")

		ss(minlen=0, maxlen=2)

		ss(seq="^A$")

		h5(seq="^UCGA$")

			ss(seq="^R$")

			ss(minlen=2, maxlen=4)

			ss(seq="^U$")

		h3

		ss(seq="^CGGRUG$")

		ss(minlen=0, maxlen=2)

	h3

	h5(seq="^CGG$")

		ss(minlen=0, maxlen=4)

		ss(seq="^YRCA$")

		ss(minlen=0, maxlen=3)

	h3

	ss(seq="^YNAR$")

	h5(seq="^NNUNNN$")

		ss(minlen=0, maxlen=1)

		ss(seq="^AAA$")

		ss(minlen=0, maxlen=1)

		h5(seq="^CNNRRR$")

			ss(seq="^GYRA$")

		h3

		ss(minlen=0, maxlen=1)

		ss(seq="^ACAAA$")

		ss(minlen=0, maxlen=1)

	h3

	ss(seq="^R$")
Ligand Glycine
References Barrick JE, Corbino KA, Winkler WC, Nahvi A, Mandal M, Collins J, Lee M, Roth A, Sudarsan N, Jona I, Wickiser JK, and Breaker RR
New RNA motifs suggest an expanded scope for riboswitches in bacterial genetic control.
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2004; 101(17), 6421-6   PubMed 

Mandal M, Lee M, Barrick JE, Weinberg Z, Emilsson GM, Ruzzo WL, and Breaker RR
A glycine-dependent riboswitch that uses cooperative binding to control gene expression.
Science 2004; 306(5694), 275-9   PubMed 


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