From SubtiWiki
Revision as of 15:54, 11 November 2013 by (talk)
Jump to: navigation, search
  • Description: deoxyguanosine kinase

Gene name dgk
Synonyms yaaG
Essential no
Product deoxyguanosine kinase
Function purine salvage and interconversion
Gene expression levels in SubtiExpress: dgk
Metabolic function and regulation of this protein in SubtiPathways:
Purine salvage, Nucleotides (regulation)
MW, pI 23 kDa, 5.783
Gene length, protein length 621 bp, 207 aa
Immediate neighbours dck, yaaH
Sequences Protein DNA DNA_with_flanks
Genetic context
Dgk context.gif
This image was kindly provided by SubtiList
Expression at a glance   PubMed
Dgk expression.png

Categories containing this gene/protein

biosynthesis/ acquisition of nucleotides

This gene is a member of the following regulons

The gene

Basic information

  • Locus tag: BSU00150

Phenotypes of a mutant

Database entries

  • DBTBS entry: [1]
  • SubtiList entry: [2]

Additional information

The protein

Basic information/ Evolution

  • Catalyzed reaction/ biological activity:
  • Protein family:
  • Paralogous protein(s):

Extended information on the protein

  • Kinetic information:
  • Domains:
  • Modification:
  • Cofactor(s):
  • Effectors of protein activity:

Database entries

  • Structure:
  • KEGG entry: [3]
  • E.C. number:

Additional information

Expression and regulation

  • Sigma factor:
  • Regulation:
  • Regulatory mechanism:
  • Additional information:

Biological materials

  • Mutant:
  • Expression vector:
  • lacZ fusion:
  • GFP fusion:
  • two-hybrid system:
  • Antibody:

Labs working on this gene/protein

Your additional remarks


R B Andersen, J Neuhard
Deoxynucleoside kinases encoded by the yaaG and yaaF genes of Bacillus subtilis. Substrate specificity and kinetic analysis of deoxyguanosine kinase with UTP as the preferred phosphate donor.
J Biol Chem: 2001, 276(8);5518-24
[PubMed:11078735] [] [DOI] (P p)