HMM Summary Page: TIGR03457

Functionsulfoacetaldehyde acetyltransferase
Gene Symbolxsc
Trusted Cutoff676.40
Domain Trusted Cutoff676.40
Noise Cutoff462.40
Domain Noise Cutoff462.40
Isology Typeequivalog
EC Number2.3.3.15
HMM Length579
Mainrole CategoryCentral intermediary metabolism
Subrole CategoryOther
Gene Ontology TermGO:0019529: taurine catabolic process biological_process
GO:0050487: sulfoacetaldehyde acetyltransferase activity molecular_function
AuthorHaft DH
Entry DateJul 13 2007 4:31PM
Last ModifiedFeb 14 2011 3:27PM
CommentMembers of this protein family are sulfoacetaldehyde acetyltransferase, an enzyme of taurine utilization. Taurine, or 2-aminoethanesulfonate, can be used by bacteria as a source of carbon, nitrogen, and sulfur.