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wcaI putative colanic biosynthesis glycosyl transferase [ Escherichia coli str. K-12 substr. MG1655 ]

Gene ID: 946588, updated on 4-Jun-2019

Summary

Gene symbol
wcaI
Gene description
putative colanic biosynthesis glycosyl transferase
Primary source
EcoGene:EG11790
Locus tag
b2050
See related
ASAP:ABE-0006794; ECOCYC:EG11790
Gene type
protein coding
RefSeq status
PROVISIONAL
Organism
Escherichia coli str. K-12 substr. MG1655 (strain: K-12, substrain: MG1655)
Lineage
Bacteria; Proteobacteria; Gammaproteobacteria; Enterobacterales; Enterobacteriaceae; Escherichia
Also known as
ECK2044; yefD
Summary
WcaI is believed to be a glycosyl transferase involved in colanic acid synthesis based on sequence similarity and its presence in a putative colanic acid synthesis operon . [More information is available at EcoCyc: EG11790].

Genomic context

Sequence:
NC_000913.3 (2124523..2125746, complement)

NC_000913.3Genomic Context describing neighboring genes Neighboring gene phosphomannomutase Neighboring gene mannose-1-phosphate guanylyltransferase Neighboring gene GDP-mannose mannosyl hydrolase Neighboring gene GDP-L-fucose synthase Neighboring gene GDP-mannose 4,6-dehydratase

General protein information

Preferred Names
putative colanic biosynthesis glycosyl transferase

NCBI Reference Sequences (RefSeq)

Genome Annotation

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Reference assembly

Genomic

  1. NC_000913.3 Reference assembly

    Range
    2124523..2125746 complement
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    GenBank, FASTA, Sequence Viewer (Graphics)

mRNA and Protein(s)

  1. NP_416554.1 putative colanic biosynthesis glycosyl transferase [Escherichia coli str. K-12 substr. MG1655]

    See identical proteins and their annotated locations for NP_416554.1

    Status: PROVISIONAL

    UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot
    P32057
    Conserved Domains (1) summary
    TIGR04007
    Location:1407
    wcaI; colanic acid biosynthesis glycosyl transferase WcaI
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