HMM Summary Page: TIGR03932

Functionintracellular adhesion protein D
Gene SymbolicaD
Trusted Cutoff69.05
Domain Trusted Cutoff69.05
Noise Cutoff44.30
Domain Noise Cutoff44.30
Isology Typeequivalog
HMM Length88
AuthorHaft DH
Entry DateFeb 8 2010 11:46AM
Last ModifiedFeb 14 2011 3:27PM
CommentMembers of this protein family are IcaD (intracellular adhesion protein D), which with catalytic subunit IcaA forms an N-acetylglucosaminyltransferase. In the absence of IcaC, this enzyme forms N-acetylglucosamine oligomers up to 20 in length.
ReferencesRN [1] RM PMID:9660830 RT Characterization of the N-acetylglucosaminyltransferase activity involved in the biosynthesis of the Staphylococcus epidermidis polysaccharide intercellular adhesin. RA Gerke C, Kraft A, Sussmuth R, Schweitzer O, Gotz F RL J Biol Chem. 1998 Jul 17;273(29):18586-93.
Genome PropertyGenProp0906: poly-beta-1,6 N-acetyl-D-glucosamine system, IcaADBC type (HMM)