Genome Property Definition Page

NameGDP-D-perosamine biosynthesis from GDP-4-keto-6-deoxy-D-mannose
DescriptionD-perosamine (4-deoxy-4-amino-D-rhamnose) is a component of certain poslysaccharides. The N-acetylated version (D-Rha4NAc) is found in the E. coli O157 antigen.
Literature References
[ 1 ]Zhao G, Liu J, Liu X, Chen M, Zhang H, Wang PG  Cloning and characterization of GDP-perosamine synthetase (Per) from Escherichia coli O157:H7 and synthesis of GDP-perosamine in vitro.  Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2007 Nov 23;363(3):525-30. Epub 2007 Sep 10.  PMID 17888872

Step NameStep NumRequiredEvidence (Method)Evidence Go Terms
source of GDP-4-keto-6-deoxymannose4k6dManYESGenProp0930 (GENPROP): GDP-4-keto-6-deoxymannose biosynthesis from b-D-fructose-6-phosphate
perosamine synthetasePerYES2875 (RULE_BASE)