HMM Summary Page: TIGR02571

FunctionComE operon protein 2
Trusted Cutoff219.45
Domain Trusted Cutoff219.45
Noise Cutoff181.45
Domain Noise Cutoff181.45
Isology Typeequivalog
HMM Length151
AuthorSelengut J
Entry DateMay 2 2005 12:11PM
Last ModifiedFeb 14 2011 3:27PM
CommentThis protein is found in the ComE operon for "late competence" as characterized in B. subtilis [1]. Proteins in this family contain homology to a cytidine/deoxycytidine deaminase domain family (PF00383), and may carry out this activity.
ReferencesRN [1] RM PMID: 7968523 RT Characterization of comE, a late competence operon of Bacillus subtilis required for the binding and uptake of transforming DNA. RA Hahn J, Inamine G, Kozlov Y, Dubnau D. RL Mol Microbiol. 1993 Oct;10(1):99-111.
Genome PropertyGenProp0311: competence-related genes (HMM)