HMM Summary Page: TIGR02858

Functionstage III sporulation protein AA
Gene SymbolspoIIIAA
Trusted Cutoff281.30
Domain Trusted Cutoff281.30
Noise Cutoff77.85
Domain Noise Cutoff77.85
Isology Typeequivalog
HMM Length272
Mainrole CategoryCellular processes
Subrole CategorySporulation and germination
Gene Ontology TermGO:0003674: molecular_function molecular_function
GO:0030436: asexual sporulation biological_process
AuthorHaft DH
Entry DateMar 2 2006 11:54PM
Last ModifiedFeb 14 2011 3:27PM
CommentMembers of this protein are the stage III sporulation protein AA, encoded by one of several genes in the spoIIIA locus. It seems that this protein is found in a species if and only if that species is capable of endospore formation.
ReferencesRM 1766372 RT The spoIIIA operon of Bacillus subtilis defines a new temporal class of mother-cell-specific sporulation genes under the control of the sigma E form of RNA polymerase. RA Illing N, Errington J. RL Mol Microbiol. 1991 Aug;5(8):1927-40.
Genome PropertyGenProp0610: endospore formation marker gene set (HMM)