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wcaB gene in Escherichia coli K-12 genome


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Gene      
Name: wcaB    Texpresso search in the literature
Synonym(s): ECK2052, G7103, b2058
Genome position(nucleotides): 2132067 <-- 2132555 Genome Browser
Strand: reverse
Sequence: Get nucleotide sequence FastaFormat
GC content %:  
53.99
External database links:  
ASAP:
ABE-0006813
ECHOBASE:
EB3340
ECOLIHUB:
wcaB
OU-MICROARRAY:
b2058
STRING:
511145.b2058
COLOMBOS: wcaB


Product      
Name: colanic acid biosynthesis acetyltransferase WcaB
Synonym(s): WcaB
Sequence: Get amino acid sequence Fasta Format
Cellular location: cytosol
Molecular weight: 17.616
Isoelectric point: 8.756
Motif(s):
 
Type Positions Sequence
110 -> 141 HIGNGVELGANVIILGDITLGNNVTVGAGSVV

 

Classification:
Multifun Terms (GenProtEC)  
  1 - metabolism --> 1.6 - biosynthesis of macromolecules (cellular constituents) --> 1.6.2 - colanic acid (M antigen)
Gene Ontology Terms (GO)  
cellular_component GO:0005737 - cytoplasm
GO:0005829 - cytosol
molecular_function GO:0016740 - transferase activity
GO:0016407 - acetyltransferase activity
GO:0016746 - transferase activity, transferring acyl groups
GO:0016747 - transferase activity, transferring acyl groups other than amino-acyl groups
GO:0009001 - serine O-acetyltransferase activity
GO:0016413 - O-acetyltransferase activity
biological_process GO:0009103 - lipopolysaccharide biosynthetic process
GO:0009242 - colanic acid biosynthetic process
GO:0006535 - cysteine biosynthetic process from serine
GO:0045228 - slime layer polysaccharide biosynthetic process
Note(s): Note(s): ...[more].
External database links:  
DIP:
DIP-48109N
ECOCYC:
G7103-MONOMER
ECOLIWIKI:
b2058
INTERPRO:
IPR024027
INTERPRO:
IPR018357
INTERPRO:
IPR005881
INTERPRO:
IPR001451
INTERPRO:
IPR011004
MODBASE:
P0ACC9
PFAM:
PF00132
PRIDE:
P0ACC9
PROSITE:
PS00101
REFSEQ:
NP_416562
SMR:
P0ACC9
UNIPROT:
P0ACC9


Operon      
Name: wza-wzb-wzc-wcaAB         
Operon arrangement:
Transcription unit        Promoter
wzbc
wza-wzb-wzc-wcaAB


Transcriptional Regulation      
Display Regulation             
Activated by: RcsAB


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