HMM Summary Page: TIGR01118

Functiongalactose-6-phosphate isomerase, LacA subunit
Gene SymbollacA
Trusted Cutoff181.10
Domain Trusted Cutoff181.10
Noise Cutoff172.55
Domain Noise Cutoff172.55
Isology Typeequivalog
EC Number5.3.1.26
HMM Length141
Mainrole CategoryEnergy metabolism
Subrole CategoryBiosynthesis and degradation of polysaccharides
Gene Ontology TermGO:0019512: lactose catabolic process via tagatose-6-phosphate biological_process
GO:0050044: galactose-6-phosphate isomerase activity molecular_function
AuthorDodson RJ, Selengut J
Entry DateJan 10 2001 4:28PM
Last ModifiedFeb 14 2011 3:27PM
CommentThis family contains members from low GC gram-positive bacteria. Galactose-6-phosphate isomerase is involved in lactose catabolism by the tagatose-6-phosphate pathway.
ReferencesRM 1901863 RT Molecular cloning, characterization, and nucleotide sequence of the tagatose 6-phosphate pathway gene cluster of the lactose operon of Lactococcus lactis. RA van Rooijen RJ, van Schalkwijk S, de Vos WM. RL J Biol Chem 1991 Apr 15;266(11):7176-81 DR HAMAP; MF_01555; 39 of 40
Genome PropertyGenProp0141: galactose-6-phosphate degradation via tagatose-6-phosphate (HMM)