HMM Summary Page: TIGR01221

FunctiondTDP-4-dehydrorhamnose 3,5-epimerase
Gene SymbolrfbC
Trusted Cutoff155.75
Domain Trusted Cutoff155.75
Noise Cutoff83.20
Domain Noise Cutoff83.20
Isology Typeequivalog
EC Number5.1.3.13
HMM Length176
Mainrole CategoryCell envelope
Subrole CategoryBiosynthesis and degradation of surface polysaccharides and lipopolysaccharides
Gene Ontology TermGO:0008830: dTDP-4-dehydrorhamnose 3,5-epimerase activity molecular_function
GO:0009243: O antigen biosynthetic process biological_process
GO:0019305: dTDP-rhamnose biosynthetic process biological_process
AuthorHaft DH
Entry DateMay 3 2001 11:34AM
Last ModifiedFeb 14 2011 3:27PM
CommentThis enzyme participates in the biosynthesis of dTDP-L-rhamnose, often as a precursor to LPS O-antigen
ReferencesDR PFAM; PF00908; dTDP_sugar_isom DR COGS; COG1898
Genome PropertyGenProp0912: Leptospira exopolysaccharide biosynthesis clusters (HMM-CLUST)
GenProp1032: dTDP-4-dehydro-L-rhamnose biosynthesis from 4,6-dideoxy-4-oxo-dTDP-D-glucose (HMM)