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Prokaryotic Initiation Factor-2
The largest of the three prokaryotic initiation factors with a molecular size of approximately 80 kD. It functions in the transcription initiation process by promoting the binding of formylmethionine-tRNA to the P-site of the 30S ribosome and by preventing the incorrect binding of elongator tRNA to the translation initiation site.
The numerical value of prokaryotic initiation factor-2 in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of prokaryotic initiation factor-2 in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1
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