HMM Summary Page: TIGR01731

Functionadhesin HecA family 20-residue repeat (two copies)
Trusted Cutoff18.00
Domain Trusted Cutoff6.00
Noise Cutoff15.40
Domain Noise Cutoff4.00
Isology Typerepeat
HMM Length40
AuthorHaft DH
Entry DateOct 24 2002 4:38PM
Last ModifiedFeb 14 2011 3:27PM
CommentThis HMM represents two copies of a 20-residue repeat found in Bordetella pertussis filamentous hemagglutinin family of adhesins. This family includes extremely long proteins from a number of plant and animal pathogens.
ReferencesRM 12271135 RT HecA, a member of a class of adhesins produced by diverse pathogenic bacteria, contributes to the attachment, aggregation, epidermal cell killing, and virulence phenotypes of Erwinia chrysanthemi EC16 on Nicotiana clevelandii seedlings. RA Rojas CM, Ham JH, Deng WL, Doyle JJ, Collmer A. RL Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2002 Oct 1;99(20):13142-7