HMM Summary Page: TIGR00201

FunctioncomF family protein
Trusted Cutoff233.55
Domain Trusted Cutoff233.55
Noise Cutoff66.40
Domain Noise Cutoff66.40
Isology Typesubfamily
HMM Length190
Mainrole CategoryCellular processes
Subrole CategoryDNA transformation
AuthorLoftus BJ
Entry DateApr 20 1999 2:06PM
Last ModifiedFeb 14 2011 3:27PM
CommentThis protein is found in species that do (Bacillus subtilis, Haemophilus influenzae) or do not (E. coli, Borrelia burgdorferi) have described systems for natural transformation with exogenous DNA. It is involved in competence for transformation in Bacillus subtilis.
ReferencesA2 hmmalign DR SP; P31773; SE TIGR GA hmmls
Genome PropertyGenProp0311: competence-related genes (HMM)