HMM Summary Page: TIGR00383

Functionmagnesium and cobalt transport protein CorA
Gene SymbolcorA
Trusted Cutoff200.75
Domain Trusted Cutoff200.75
Noise Cutoff127.55
Domain Noise Cutoff127.55
Isology Typeequivalog
HMM Length320
Mainrole CategoryTransport and binding proteins
Subrole CategoryCations and iron carrying compounds
Gene Ontology TermGO:0006824: cobalt ion transport biological_process
GO:0015087: cobalt ion transmembrane transporter activity molecular_function
GO:0015095: magnesium ion transmembrane transporter activity molecular_function
GO:0015693: magnesium ion transport biological_process
AuthorLoftus BJ
Entry DateApr 20 1999 2:06PM
Last ModifiedFeb 14 2011 3:27PM
CommentThe article in Microb Comp Genomics 1998;3(3):151-69 (Medline:98448512) discusses this family and suggests that some members may have functions other than Mg2+ transport.
ReferencesA2 hmmalign RM 98448512 RT The CorA magnesium transporter gene family. RA Kehres DG, Lawyer CH, Maguire ME RL Microb Comp Genomics 1998;3(3):151-69 DR ECOCYC; EG11463; corA DR SWISSPROT; P27841; SE TIGR GA hmmls AL clustalw, belvu BD 0462