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Prokaryotic Initiation Factor-1
The smallest of the three prokaryotic initiation factors with a molecular size of approximately 8 kD. It binds near the A-site of the 30S subunit of RIBOSOMES and may play a role in preventing premature addition of aminoacyl-tRNA-linked PEPTIDE ELONGATION FACTOR TU to the ribosome during the initiation of a peptide chain (PEPTIDE CHAIN INITIATION, TRANSLATIONAL).
The numerical value of prokaryotic initiation factor-1 in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of prokaryotic initiation factor-1 in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1
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