|Function||methyl-coenzyme M reductase I operon protein C|
|Domain Trusted Cutoff||213.50|
|Domain Noise Cutoff||51.55|
|Mainrole Category||Energy metabolism|
|Entry Date||Jan 16 2007 3:54PM|
|Last Modified||Feb 14 2011 3:27PM|
|Comment||Members of this protein family are protein C, a non-structural protein, of the operon for methyl coenzyme M reductase, also called coenzyme-B sulfoethylthiotransferase (EC 18.104.22.168). That enzyme, with alpha, beta, and gamma subunits, catalyzes the last step in methanogenesis; it
has several modified sites, so accessory proteins are expected. Several methanogens have encode two such enzymes, designated I and II; this protein occurs only operons of type I. The precise function is unknown.|
RM PMID: 8359675
RT Identification of the mcrC gene product in Methanococcus vannielii.
RA Stroup D, Reeve JN
RL FEMS Microbiol Lett. 1993 Jul 15;111(1):129-34.
RM PMID: 8177216
RT Characterization and phylogeny of mcrII, a gene cluster encoding an isoenzyme of methyl coenzyme M reductase from hyperthermophilic Methanothermus fervidus.
RA Lehmacher A, Klenk HP
RL Mol Gen Genet. 1994 Apr;243(2):198-206.|
|Genome Property||GenProp0719: methyl-coenzyme M reductase (HMM)|
| ||GenProp0722: methanogenesis marker set (HMM)|
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