HMM Summary Page: TIGR01089

FunctionL-fucose isomerase
Gene SymbolfucI
Trusted Cutoff850.00
Domain Trusted Cutoff850.00
Noise Cutoff399.90
Domain Noise Cutoff399.90
Isology Typeequivalog
EC Number5.3.1.25
HMM Length587
Mainrole CategoryEnergy metabolism
Subrole CategorySugars
Gene Ontology TermGO:0006005: L-fucose biosynthetic process biological_process
GO:0008736: L-fucose isomerase activity molecular_function
AuthorDodson RJ
Entry DateDec 21 2000 5:27PM
Last ModifiedFeb 14 2011 3:27PM
CommentThis enzyme catalyzes the first step in fucose metabolism, and has been characterized in Escherichia coli and Bacteroides thetaiotaomicron.
ReferencesRM 2664711 RT The nucleotide sequence of Escherichia coli genes for L-fucose dissimilation. RA Lu Z, Lin EC. RL Nucleic Acids Res 1989 Jun 26;17(12):4883-4 DR HAMAP; MF_01254; 30 of 31
Genome PropertyGenProp0458: fucose catabolism (HMM)