HMM Summary Page: TIGR02741

Functiontype-F conjugative transfer system pilin chaperone TraQ
Gene SymboltraQ
Trusted Cutoff111.60
Domain Trusted Cutoff111.60
Noise Cutoff43.40
Domain Noise Cutoff43.40
Isology Typeequivalog
HMM Length93
AuthorSelengut J
Entry DateDec 18 2005 10:44AM
Last ModifiedFeb 14 2011 3:27PM
CommentThis protein makes a specific interaction with the pilin (TraA) protein to aid its transfer through the inner membrane during the process of F-type conjugative pilus assembly [1,2].
ReferencesRN [1] RM PMID: 10564517 RA Harris RL, Sholl KA, Conrad MN, Dresser ME, Silverman PM. RT Interaction between the F plasmid TraA (F-pilin) and TraQ proteins. RL Mol Microbiol. 1999 Nov;34(4):780-91. RN [2] RM PMID: 16138100 RA Frost LS, Leplae R, Summers AO, Toussaint A. RT Mobile genetic elements: the agents of open source evolution. RL Nat Rev Microbiol. 2005 Sep;3(9):722-32.
Genome PropertyGenProp0484: F-type conjugation system (type IV secretion) specific components (HMM)