HMM Summary Page: TIGR04225

FunctionCshA-type fibril repeat
Trusted Cutoff60.00
Domain Trusted Cutoff40.00
Noise Cutoff40.00
Domain Noise Cutoff30.00
Isology Typerepeat
HMM Length104
AuthorHaft DH
Entry DateNov 11 2011 5:10PM
Last ModifiedFeb 10 2012 10:37AM
CommentMany proteins with this repeat are LPXTG-anchored surface proteins of Firmicutes species, but the repeat occurs more broadly. Members include CshA from Streptococcus gordonii.
ReferencesRN [1] RM PMID:10322009 RT Cell wall-anchored CshA polypeptide (259 kilodaltons) in Streptococcus gordonii forms surface fibrils that confer hydrophobic and adhesive properties. RA McNab R, Forbes H, Handley PS, Loach DM, Tannock GW, Jenkinson HF RL J Bacteriol. 1999 May;181(10):3087-95.