HMM Summary Page: TIGR03003

Functionectoine/hydroxyectoine ABC transporter, permease protein EhuD
Gene SymbolehuD
Trusted Cutoff205.20
Domain Trusted Cutoff205.20
Noise Cutoff197.05
Domain Noise Cutoff197.05
Isology Typeequivalog
HMM Length212
Gene Ontology TermGO:0005887: integral to plasma membrane cellular_component
GO:0033286: ectoine-transporting ATPase activity molecular_function
GO:0033288: hydroxyectoine-transporting ATPase activity molecular_function
GO:0033308: hydroxyectoine transport biological_process
GO:0051470: ectoine transport biological_process
AuthorHaft DH
Entry DateJul 14 2006 10:14AM
Last ModifiedFeb 14 2011 3:27PM
CommentMembers of this family are presumed to act as permease subunits of ectoine ABC transporters. Operons containing this gene also contain the other genes of the ABC transporter and typically are found next to either ectoine utilization or ectoine biosynthesis operons.
ReferencesRM PMID: 15687193 RT Ectoine-induced proteins in Sinorhizobium meliloti include an Ectoine ABC-type transporter involved in osmoprotection and ectoine catabolism. RA Jebbar M, Sohn-Bosser L, Bremer E, Bernard T, Blanco C RL J Bacteriol. 2005 Feb;187(4):1293-304.
Genome PropertyGenProp0651: ectoine ABC transporter EhuABCD (HMM)