HMM Summary Page: TIGR03812

Functiontyrosine decarboxylase MnfA
Gene SymbolmfnA
Trusted Cutoff299.40
Domain Trusted Cutoff299.40
Noise Cutoff274.80
Domain Noise Cutoff274.80
Isology Typeequivalog
EC Number4.1.1.25
HMM Length375
Mainrole CategoryBiosynthesis of cofactors, prosthetic groups, and carriers
Subrole CategoryOther
Gene Ontology TermGO:0004837: tyrosine decarboxylase activity molecular_function
GO:0051188: cofactor biosynthetic process biological_process
AuthorHaft DH
Entry DateAug 31 2009 5:02PM
Last ModifiedFeb 14 2011 3:27PM
CommentMembers of this protein family are the archaeal form, MnfA, of tyrosine decarboxylase, and are involved in methanofuran biosynthesis. Members show clear homology to the Enterococcus form, Tdc, that is involved in tyrosine decarboxylation for resistance to acidic conditions.