History of RNase P and Overview of Its Catalytic Activity
A description of the history of RNase P, including a few of the personal events in the experimental process, is given. The discovery of the catalytic action of the RNA subunit of RNase P from Escherichia coli is also presented in some detail.
KeywordsProtein Subunit Glycerol Gradient Human RNase tRNA Precursor Computer Assisted Model
The author thanks profusely all the members of his own laboratory over the years who have contributed their experimental efforts and perceptive discussions that formulated the results from Yale University. The author also thanks Rose Stone for sterling service as an administrative assistant over a period of many years.
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