Decay of a model mRNA in Bacillus subtilis by a combination of RNase J1 5' exonuclease and RNase Y endonuclease activities

Shiyi Yao, Jamie Richards, Joel G. Belasco, David H. Bechhofer

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Abstract

The involvement of the recently characterized 5' exonuclease activity of RNase J1 and endonuclease activity of RNase Y in the turnover of ΔermC mRNA in Bacillus subtilis was investigated. Evidence is presented that both of these activities determine the half-life of ΔermC mRNA.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)6384-6386
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Bacteriology
Volume193
Issue number22
DOIs
StatePublished - Nov 2011

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