HMM Summary Page: TIGR02195

Functionlipopolysaccharide heptosyltransferase II
Gene SymbolwaaF
Trusted Cutoff134.60
Domain Trusted Cutoff134.60
Noise Cutoff106.95
Domain Noise Cutoff106.95
Isology Typeequivalog
EC Number2.4.-.-
HMM Length339
Mainrole CategoryCell envelope
Subrole CategoryBiosynthesis and degradation of surface polysaccharides and lipopolysaccharides
Gene Ontology TermGO:0008920: lipopolysaccharide heptosyltransferase activity molecular_function
GO:0009244: lipopolysaccharide core region biosynthetic process biological_process
AuthorHaft DH
Entry DateMay 17 2004 11:28AM
Last ModifiedFeb 14 2011 3:27PM
CommentThis family consists of examples of ADP-heptose:LPS heptosyltransferase II, an enzyme of LPS inner core region biosynthesis. LPS, composed of lipid A, a core region, and O antigen, is found in the outer membrane of Gram-negative bacteria.
Genome PropertyGenProp0203: LPS inner core biosynthesis, ketodeoxyoctonate and heptose type (HMM)