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glnR

glnR

transcriptional repressor (MerR family) of the glnR-glnA operon
locus
BSU17450
pI
9.73
mw
15.69 kDa
protein length
135 aa Sequence Blast
gene length
405 bp Sequence Blast
function
regulation of glutamine synthesis
product
transcription repressor (MerR family)
essential
no
synonyms

Genomic Context

      

categories

  • [category|SW 2|Metabolism] → [category|SW 2.3|Amino acid/ nitrogen metabolism] → [category|SW 2.3.1|Biosynthesis/ acquisition of amino acids] → [category|SW 2.3.1.1|Biosynthesis/ acquisition of glutamate/ glutamine/ ammonium assimilation]
  • [category|SW 3|Information processing] → [category|SW 3.4|Regulation of gene expression] → [category|SW 3.4.2|Transcription factors and their control] → [category|SW 3.4.2.5|Transcription factors/ other]
  • Gene

    Coordinates
    1,877,959 → 1,878,366

    The protein

    Protein family

  • [SW|MerR family]
  • [SW|Cofactors]

  • feedback-inhibited [protein|68F4E792B99F86AE9E8F06D2200E128937331F5D|GlnA] [Pubmed|18195355]
  • Effectors of protein activity

  • activity is enhanced upon interaction of the C-terminal domain with [protein|68F4E792B99F86AE9E8F06D2200E128937331F5D|GlnA] [Pubmed|18331450]
  • Structure

  • [PDB|4R4E] (the GlnR-DNA complex) [Pubmed|25691471]
  • Expression and Regulation

    Operons

    genes
    [gene|641C4BDD9702804642E1753A9C779E80FABB3919|glnR]-[gene|68F4E792B99F86AE9E8F06D2200E128937331F5D|glnA]
    description
    [Pubmed|8636055]

    sigma factors

  • [protein|360F48D576DE950DF79C1A2677B7A35A8D8CC30C|SigA]: sigma factor, [Pubmed|2906311], in [regulon|360F48D576DE950DF79C1A2677B7A35A8D8CC30C|SigA regulon]
  • regulatory mechanism

  • [protein|857EF1AC54DEA0690C01B7F8CEFFD16312C58F20|TnrA]: repression, [Pubmed|8799114], in [regulon|857EF1AC54DEA0690C01B7F8CEFFD16312C58F20|TnrA regulon]
  • [protein|641C4BDD9702804642E1753A9C779E80FABB3919|GlnR]: repression, in complex with [protein|68F4E792B99F86AE9E8F06D2200E128937331F5D|GlnA], in [regulon|641C4BDD9702804642E1753A9C779E80FABB3919|GlnR regulon]
  • regulation

  • expressed in the absence of glutamine ([protein|search|GlnR]) [Pubmed|8636055]
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    Biological materials

    Mutant

  • BP148 (del(''[gene|641C4BDD9702804642E1753A9C779E80FABB3919|glnR]-[gene|68F4E792B99F86AE9E8F06D2200E128937331F5D|glnA]'')::''cat''), available in [SW|Fabian Commichau]'s lab
  • lacZ fusion

  • pGP189 (in [protein|search|pAC7]), available in [SW|Jörg Stülke]'s lab
  • Labs working on this gene/protein

  • [SW|Susan Fisher], Boston, USA [http://www.bumc.bu.edu/microbiology/research/susan-h-fisher-phd/ homepage]
  • References

    Reviews

  • 22625175
  • Original publications

  • 12374841,9287005,8799114,18195355,2573733,8636055,19233925,2906311,18331450,16547045,23535029,25691471,25755103,26883633