Last modified on 29 December 2006.


  1. The information concerning the location of modified nucleotides in E. coli 16S rRNA comes from: Kowalak, J.A., Bruenger, E., & McCloskey, J.A. (1995) J. Biol. Chem. 270:17758-17764.
  2. The links in the table below for each modified nucleotide point to The RNA Modification Database, maintained by Pamela F. Crain and James A. McCloskey; Departments of Medicinal Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA. Our users are invited to browse their impressive web site.

Location in E. coli Modification
516 Ψ
527 m7G
966 m2G
967 m5C
1207 m2G
1402 m4Cm
1407 m5C
1498 m3U
1516 m2G
1518 m62A
1519 m62A