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hepT [Mon Aug 31 2015 13:55:18 GMT+0200 (CEST)]

heptaprenyl diphosphate synthase component II
locus
BSU22740
pI
6.00
mw
39.00 kDa
function
menaquinone biosynthesis
product
heptaprenyl diphosphate synthase component II (together with HepS)
essential
yes
ec
2.5.1.30
synonyms
gerCC, hepB, gerC58

Genomic Context

      

categories

  • [category|SW 2|Metabolism] → [category|SW 2.6|Additional metabolic pathways] → [category|SW 2.6.2|Biosynthesis of cofactors] → [category|SW 2.6.2.8|Biosynthesis of menaquinone]
  • [SW|Categories] containing this gene/protein

  • [SW|biosynthesis of cofactors], [SW|essential genes]
  • Gene

    Coordinates on the chromosome (coding sequence)
    2,381,919 -> 2,382,965

    Phenotypes of a mutant

  • essential [Pubmed|12682299]
  • The protein

    Catalyzed reaction/ biological activity

  • All-trans-hexaprenyl diphosphate isopentenyl diphosphate = diphosphate all-trans-heptaprenyl diphosphate (according to Swiss-Prot)
  • Paralogous protein(s)

  • [protein|search|YqiD]
  • [SW|Localization]

  • cytoplasm (according to Swiss-Prot)
  • References

  • 12682299,9720033