HMM Summary Page: TIGR02081

Functionmethionine biosynthesis protein MetW
Gene SymbolmetW
Trusted Cutoff189.50
Domain Trusted Cutoff189.50
Noise Cutoff56.95
Domain Noise Cutoff56.95
Isology Typeequivalog
HMM Length194
Mainrole CategoryAmino acid biosynthesis
Subrole CategoryAspartate family
Gene Ontology TermGO:0009086: methionine biosynthetic process biological_process
AuthorHaft DH
Entry DateDec 19 2003 2:02PM
Last ModifiedFeb 14 2011 3:27PM
CommentThis protein is found alongside MetX, of the enzyme that acylates homoserine as a first step toward methionine biosynthesis, in many species. It appears to act in methionine biosynthesis but is not fully characterized.
Genome PropertyGenProp0161: methionine biosynthesis from homoserine (HMM)