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folB
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folB

dihydroneopterin aldolase
locus
BSU00780
pI
5.23
mw
13.38 kDa
protein length
120 aa Sequence Blast
gene length
360 bp Sequence Blast
function
biosynthesis of folate
product
dihydroneopterin aldolase
essential
yes
ec
4.1.2.25
synonyms
folA,yacE

Genomic Context

      

categories

  • [category|SW 2|Metabolism] → [category|SW 2.6|Additional metabolic pathways] → [category|SW 2.6.2|Biosynthesis of cofactors] → [category|SW 2.6.2.5|Biosynthesis of folate]
  • [category|SW 6|Groups of genes] → [category|SW 6.1|Essential genes]
  • Gene

    Coordinates
    86,587 → 86,949

    Phenotypes of a mutant

  • essential [Pubmed|28189581]
  • The protein

    Catalyzed reaction/ biological activity

  • 2-amino-4-hydroxy-6-(D-erythro-1,2,3-trihydroxypropyl)-7,8-dihydropteridine = 2-amino-4-hydroxy-6-hydroxymethyl-7,8-dihydropteridine + glycolaldehyde (according to Swiss-Prot)
  • Protein family

  • DHNA family (according to Swiss-Prot)
  • Structure

  • [PDB|1U68] (from ''Staphylococcus aureus'', 47% identity, 72% similarity) [Pubmed|15027862]
  • Expression and Regulation

    Operons

    genes
    [gene|B189AD3E3D18876E1956763182D835A151727392|pabB]-[gene|956E33AAAADB302EB8663E4B75C917242D3AD2C0|pabA]-[gene|865678B10097C40337F5EEA77FF0F6E7BF5358DC|pabC]-[gene|FA9539CB701BC47FD4E849FBA6D7B201B27C6104|sul]-[gene|AAE44B4F73C7C02F7DB3574B6169E0DE46F4B787|folB]-[gene|D2B189C6292ACE1B25658B407C284E9A683EAE5B|folK]-[gene|F373EBC35805DC551E8AFF6FDC7E43D5587C4700|yazB]-[gene|CE45D56BC413555AF4E7914B5307AD967A358452|yacF]-[gene|24CC89DE55B3C19F80B11D106B9FD241174AE3E4|lysS]
    description
    [Pubmed|9084182]

    sigma factors

  • [protein|360F48D576DE950DF79C1A2677B7A35A8D8CC30C|SigA]: sigma factor, [Pubmed|9084182], in [regulon|360F48D576DE950DF79C1A2677B7A35A8D8CC30C|SigA regulon]
  • regulation

  • translation repressed by tryptophan ([protein|E030E80134E9DED6ADBC73C7C7435024CDFD38B9|MtrB]) [Pubmed|9084182]
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    References

  • 9084182,28189581, 11918677