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Nucleolus: A Center of RNA Methylation

Birnstiel, Max L. and Fleissner, Erwin and Borek, Ernest (1963) Nucleolus: A Center of RNA Methylation. Science, 142 (3599). pp. 1577-1580. ISSN 0036-8075. doi:10.1126/science.142.3599.1577.

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The ubiquitously distributed complex of enzymes, the RNA methylases, the apparent function of which is the alteration of the structure of transfer RNA at the macromolecular level by the introduction of methyl groups into the component bases, are concentrated in the nucleolus, an organelle previously implicated in RNA synthesis.

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Additional Information:© 1963 American Association for the Advancement of Science. Received 3 October 1963.
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Official Citation:Nucleolus: A Center of RNA Methylation Max L. Birnstiel, Erwin Fleissner, and Ernest Borek Science 20 December 1963: 142 (3599), 1577-1580. [DOI:10.1126/science.142.3599.1577]
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