HMM Summary Page: TIGR00179

FunctionUDP-N-acetylenolpyruvoylglucosamine reductase
Gene SymbolmurB
Trusted Cutoff144.50
Domain Trusted Cutoff144.50
Noise Cutoff31.50
Domain Noise Cutoff31.50
Isology Typeequivalog
EC Number1.3.1.98
HMM Length290
Mainrole CategoryCell envelope
Subrole CategoryBiosynthesis and degradation of murein sacculus and peptidoglycan
Gene Ontology TermGO:0008762: UDP-N-acetylmuramate dehydrogenase activity molecular_function
GO:0009252: peptidoglycan biosynthetic process biological_process
AuthorHaft DH
Entry DateApr 20 1999 2:08PM
Last ModifiedFeb 14 2011 3:27PM
CommentThis HMM describes MurB, UDP-N-acetylenolpyruvoylglucosamine reductase, which is also called UDP-N-acetylmuramate dehydrogenase. It is part of the pathway for the biosynthesis of the UDP-N-acetylmuramoyl-pentapeptide that is a precursor of bacterial peptidoglycan.
ReferencesSE TIGR GA hmmls AL clustalw, seaview DR HAMAP; MF_00037; 369 of 382
Genome PropertyGenProp0158: peptidoglycan(murein) biosynthesis (HMM)