"Protein Methyltransferases" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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Enzymes that catalyze the methylation of amino acids after their incorporation into a polypeptide chain. S-Adenosyl-L-methionine acts as the methylating agent. EC 2.1.1.
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Protein Methyltransferases" by people in Profiles.
Integrative Molecular Characterization of Malignant Pleural Mesothelioma. Cancer Discov. 2018 12; 8(12):1548-1565.
The role of protein methyltransferases as potential novel therapeutic targets in squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck. Oral Oncol. 2018 06; 81:100-108.
Atomic structure of the eukaryotic intramembrane RAS methyltransferase ICMT. Nature. 2018 01 25; 553(7689):526-529.
Critical roles of protein methyltransferases and demethylases in the regulation of embryonic stem cell fate. Epigenetics. 2017; 12(12):1015-1027.
Dysregulation of protein methyltransferases in human cancer: An emerging target class for anticancer therapy. Cancer Sci. 2016 Apr; 107(4):377-84.
A New Versatile Immobilization Tag Based on the Ultra High Affinity and Reversibility of the Calmodulin-Calmodulin Binding Peptide Interaction. J Mol Biol. 2015 Aug 14; 427(16):2707-25.
SET7/9 Enzyme Regulates Cytokine-induced Expression of Inducible Nitric-oxide Synthase through Methylation of Lysine 4 at Histone 3 in the Islet ? Cell. J Biol Chem. 2015 Jul 03; 290(27):16607-18.
A methyl transferase links the circadian clock to the regulation of alternative splicing. Nature. 2010 Nov 04; 468(7320):112-6.
PRMT5-mediated methylation of histone H4R3 recruits DNMT3A, coupling histone and DNA methylation in gene silencing. Nat Struct Mol Biol. 2009 Mar; 16(3):304-311.
Methyltransferase Set7/9 maintains transcription and euchromatin structure at islet-enriched genes. Diabetes. 2009 Jan; 58(1):185-93.