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hepS [Thu Oct 01 2015 13:51:44 GMT+0200 (CEST)]

heptaprenyl diphosphate synthase component I
locus
BSU22760
pI
6.27
mw
28.00 kDa
function
menaquinone biosynthesis
product
heptaprenyl diphosphate synthase component I (together with HepT)
essential
yes
ec
2.5.1.30
synonyms
gerCA, hepA

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]
  • syns
    gerCA, hepA

    [SW|Categories] containing this gene/protein

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

    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)
  • Protein family

  • Methylisocitrate lyase family (according to Swiss-Prot)
  • References

  • 23840410