HMM Summary Page: TIGR04264

Functionhyperosmolarity resistance protein Ebh
Gene Symbolebh
Trusted Cutoff250.00
Domain Trusted Cutoff250.00
Noise Cutoff100.00
Domain Noise Cutoff100.00
Isology Typeequivalog_domain
HMM Length2354
AuthorHaft DH
Entry DateJan 9 2012 4:16PM
Last ModifiedFeb 10 2012 10:37AM
CommentStaphylococcal protein Ebh (extracellular matrix-binding protein homolog) is a giant protein, sometimes over 10,000 amino acids long as reported. This model describes a non-repetitive amino-terminal domain of about 2400 amino acids.
ReferencesRN [1] RM PMID:18639517 RT Staphylococcus aureus giant protein Ebh is involved in tolerance to transient hyperosmotic pressure. RA Kuroda M, Tanaka Y, Aoki R, Shu D, Tsumoto K, Ohta T RL Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2008 Sep 19;374(2):237-41. RN [2] RM PMID:18334223 RT A helical string of alternately connected three-helix bundles for the cell wall-associated adhesion protein Ebh from Staphylococcus aureus. RA Tanaka Y, Sakamoto S, Kuroda M, Goda S, Gao YG, Tsumoto K, Hiragi Y, Yao M, Watanabe N, Ohta T, Tanaka I RL Structure. 2008 Mar;16(3):488-96.