Categories containing this gene/protein
transcription factors and their control, Skin element, essential genes
This gene is a member of the following regulons
Coordinates on the chromosome (coding sequence): 2,698,893 -> 2,699,243
Phenotypes of a mutantessential in the wild type background (due to overexpression of the toxic proteins YqaH and YqaM) PubMedno phenotype if deleted with the complete skin element PubMed
Catalyzed reaction/ biological activitybinds the yqaF promoter region to repress transcription of the yqaF-yqdA-yqaG-yqaH-yqaI-yqaJ-yqaK-yqaL-yqaM-yqzO-yqaN operon PubMed
Protein familyXre family
Paralogous protein(s)YonR, Xre
Effectors of protein activity
Expression and Regulation
Labs working on this gene/protein
Kimura T(1), Amaya Y, Kobayashi K, Ogasawara N, Sato T.
Repression of sigK intervening (skin) element gene expression by the CI-like
protein SknR and effect of SknR depletion on growth of Bacillus subtilis cells. J Bacteriol. 2010 Dec;192(23):6209-16. doi: 10.1128/JB.00625-10. Epub 2010 Oct 1.