HMM Summary Page: TIGR02522

Functionpilus (Caulobacter type) biogenesis lipoprotein CpaD
Gene SymbolcpaD
Trusted Cutoff94.45
Domain Trusted Cutoff94.45
Noise Cutoff48.55
Domain Noise Cutoff48.55
Isology Typesubfamily
HMM Length198
Mainrole CategoryCell envelope
Subrole CategorySurface structures
AuthorHaft DH
Entry DateMar 10 2005 5:24PM
Last ModifiedFeb 14 2011 3:27PM
CommentThis family consists of a pilus biogenesis protein, CpaD, from Caulobacter, and homologs in other bacteria, including three in the root nodule bacterium Bradyrhizobium japonicum. The molecular function is not known.
ReferencesRM 10880436 RT Identification and cell cycle control of a novel pilus system in Caulobacter crescentus. RA Skerker JM, Shapiro L. RL EMBO J. 2000 Jul 3;19(13):3223-34.