Regulation of Translation by Lysine Acetylation in Escherichia coli

Journal Article
mBio, vol. 13, iss. 3, 2022
Sarah C. Feid, Hanna E. Walukiewicz, Xiaoyi Wang, Ernesto S. Nakayasu, Christopher V. Rao, Alan J. Wolfe, Vaughn S. Cooper
Numerous cellular processes are regulated in response to the metabolic state of the cell. One such regulatory mechanism involves lysine acetylation, a covalent modification involving the transfer of an acetyl group from central metabolite acetyl-coenzyme A or acetyl phosphate to a lysine residue in a protein.