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Nε‐[4‐amino‐2‐hydroxybutyl]lysine; an amino acid uniquely formed by post‐translational modification of one of the lysyl residues of eukaryotic translation initiation factor 5A (eIF‐5A). It is formed by deoxyhypusine synthase, an enzyme ...

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