HMM Summary Page: TIGR04162

Functionexosortase E/protease, VPEID-CTERM system
Gene SymbolxrtE
Trusted Cutoff150.00
Domain Trusted Cutoff150.00
Noise Cutoff100.00
Domain Noise Cutoff100.00
Isology Typeequivalog
EC Number3.4.22.-
HMM Length516
AuthorHaft DH
Entry DateMay 5 2011 3:26PM
Last ModifiedFeb 10 2012 12:27PM
CommentMembers of this protein family are fusion proteins of exosortase (N-terminal) and a CAAX prenyl protease domain (C-terminal). Members are restricted to the alpha Proteobacteria. The variant C-terminal protein sequence VPEID-CTERM occurs only in these species, often adjacent.
ReferencesRN [1] RM PMID:22037399 RT Archaeosortases and exosortases are widely distributed systems linking membrane transit with posttranslational modification. RA Haft DH, Payne SH, Selengut JD RL J Bacteriol. 2012 Jan;194(1):36-48. Epub 2011 Oct 28.
Genome PropertyGenProp0989: protein sorting system, VPEID-CTERM/exosortase E (HMM)