HMM Summary Page: TIGR04018

Functionputative bacillithiol system oxidoreductase, YpdA family
Gene SymbolypdA
Trusted Cutoff339.90
Domain Trusted Cutoff339.90
Noise Cutoff165.70
Domain Noise Cutoff165.70
Isology Typehypoth_equivalog
EC Number1.8.-.-
HMM Length316
AuthorHaft DH
Entry DateJun 10 2010 4:23PM
Last ModifiedJul 27 2011 11:47AM
CommentMembers of this protein family, including YpdA from Bacillus subtilis, are apparent oxidoreductases present only in species with an active bacillithiol system. They have been suggested actually to be thiol disulfide oxidoreductases (TDOR), although the evidence is incomplete.
ReferencesRN [1] RM PMID:20308541 RT Biosynthesis and functions of bacillithiol, a major low-molecular-weight thiol in Bacilli. RA Gaballa A, Newton GL, Antelmann H, Parsonage D, Upton H, Rawat M, Claiborne A, Fahey RC, Helmann JD RL Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2010 Apr 6;107(14):6482-6.
Genome PropertyGenProp0933: bacillithiol utilization (HMM)