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  • Description: putative antitoxin

Gene name yokJ
Essential no
Product putative antitoxin
Function inhibition of the cytotoxic activity of YokI
Gene expression levels in SubtiExpress: yokJ
Interactions involving this protein in SubtInteract: YokJ
MW, pI 18 kDa, 4.134
Gene length, protein length 495 bp, 165 aa
Immediate neighbours yokK, yokI
Sequences Protein DNA DNA_with_flanks
Genetic context
YokJ context.gif
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Expression at a glance   PubMed
YokJ expression.png


Categories containing this gene/protein

toxins, antitoxins and immunity against toxins, SP-beta prophage

This gene is a member of the following regulons

AbrB regulon

The gene

Basic information

  • Locus tag: BSU21570

Phenotypes of a mutant

Database entries

  • DBTBS entry: no entry
  • SubtiList entry: [1]

Additional information

The protein

Basic information/ Evolution

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Extended information on the protein

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Database entries

  • Structure:
  • KEGG entry: [2]
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Additional information

Expression and regulation

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Biological materials

  • Mutant:
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Labs working on this gene/protein

Your additional remarks


Laura E Holberger, Fernando Garza-Sánchez, James Lamoureux, David A Low, Christopher S Hayes
A novel family of toxin/antitoxin proteins in Bacillus species.
FEBS Lett.: 2012, 586(2);132-6
[PubMed:22200572] [WorldCat.org] [DOI] (I p)

Onuma Chumsakul, Hiroki Takahashi, Taku Oshima, Takahiro Hishimoto, Shigehiko Kanaya, Naotake Ogasawara, Shu Ishikawa
Genome-wide binding profiles of the Bacillus subtilis transition state regulator AbrB and its homolog Abh reveals their interactive role in transcriptional regulation.
Nucleic Acids Res.: 2011, 39(2);414-28
[PubMed:20817675] [WorldCat.org] [DOI] (I p)

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