HMM Summary Page: TIGR03513

Functiongliding motility-associated protein GldL
Gene SymbolgldL
Trusted Cutoff68.30
Domain Trusted Cutoff68.30
Noise Cutoff51.80
Domain Noise Cutoff51.80
Isology Typesubfamily
HMM Length247
Mainrole CategoryCellular processes
Subrole CategoryChemotaxis and motility
AuthorHaft DH
Entry DateDec 13 2007 12:27PM
Last ModifiedFeb 14 2011 3:27PM
CommentThis protein family, GldL, is named for the member from Flavobacterium johnsoniae, which is required for a type of rapid gliding motility found in certain members of the Bacteriodetes. However, members are found also in several members of the Bacteriodetes that appear not to be motile
ReferencesRN [1] RM PMID:16199564 RT Flavobacterium johnsoniae gliding motility genes identified by mariner mutagenesis. RA Braun TF, Khubbar MK, Saffarini DA, McBride MJ RL J Bacteriol. 2005 Oct;187(20):6943-52.
Genome PropertyGenProp0781: gliding motility, Bacteroidetes type (HMM)