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rocR

rocR

transcriptional activator of arginine utilization operons
locus
BSU40350
pI
6.08
mw
52.01 kDa
protein length
461 aa Sequence Blast
gene length
1383 bp Sequence Blast
function
transcriptional activator of arginine utilization operons
product
transcriptional activator
essential
no
synonyms

Genomic Context

      

categories

  • [category|SW 2|Metabolism] → [category|SW 2.3|Amino acid/ nitrogen metabolism] → [category|SW 2.3.2|Utilization of amino acids] → [category|SW 2.3.2.4|Utilization of arginine/ ornithine]
  • [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
    4,145,747 → 4,147,132

    The protein

    Catalyzed reaction/ biological activity

  • transcription activation at [protein|1118A21CC581B0470EC6E7C178F2523CDCA70F93|SigL]-dependent promoters of ''[gene|69838717DC6BB27864D88C282BF5BC7CC558BFD7|rocABC]]]'', ''[gene|617FE9E40E8822D58B0446128585CB6CA05A50C6|rocDEF]]]'', and ''[gene|56CBEBCFEF5CFB4A0175498338C7AF2F45EAA3E3|rocG]
  • Protein family

  • [protein|1118A21CC581B0470EC6E7C178F2523CDCA70F93| Sigma-54]]] interacting transcription activator
  • [SW|Transcription factors activating transcription at SigL-dependent promoters]
  • [SW|Domains]

  • [protein|1118A21CC581B0470EC6E7C178F2523CDCA70F93| Sigma-54]]] factor interaction domain (143–372)
  • 2x nucleotid-binding domain (171–178),(233–242)
  • HTH motif (434–453)
  • [SW|PAS domain]
  • [SW|Cofactors]

  • ornithine or citrulline are required for RocR-dependent transcription activation [http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/sites/entrez/9194709 PubMed]
  • Expression and Regulation

    Operons

    genes
    [gene|BEE6F16D6A5BBC7FED9E8EB5FA6A94BBF932BBDA|rocR]
    description
    (according to [http://dbtbs.hgc.jp/COG/prom/rocR.html DBTBS]) null

    sigma factors

  • [protein|360F48D576DE950DF79C1A2677B7A35A8D8CC30C|SigA]: sigma factor, [PubMed|7540694], in [regulon|360F48D576DE950DF79C1A2677B7A35A8D8CC30C|SigA regulon]
  • regulatory mechanism

  • [protein|BEE6F16D6A5BBC7FED9E8EB5FA6A94BBF932BBDA|RocR]: autorepression, [Pubmed|2548995], in [regulon|BEE6F16D6A5BBC7FED9E8EB5FA6A94BBF932BBDA|RocR regulon]
  • [protein|D267AF38B0CF107042326E9B8F3DD3C9C85840E4|LexA]: autorepression, in [regulon|D267AF38B0CF107042326E9B8F3DD3C9C85840E4|LexA regulon]
  • regulation

  • autoregulation by [protein|search|RocR] [http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez/query.fcgi?cmd=Retrieve&db=PubMed&dopt=Abstract&list_uids= 7540694 PubMed]
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    Biological materials

    Mutant

  • GP2312 (Δ[gene|BEE6F16D6A5BBC7FED9E8EB5FA6A94BBF932BBDA|rocR]::''tet'', available in [SW|Jörg Stülke]'s lab)
  • QB5533 (aphA3), from [SW|Michel Debarbouille], available in [SW|Jörg Stülke]'s lab
  • 1A911 ( ''rocR''::''kan''), [Pubmed|16585774], available at [http://pasture.asc.ohio-state.edu/BGSC/getdetail.cfm?bgscid=1A911&Search=1A911 BGSC]
  • BKE40350 (Δ[gene|BEE6F16D6A5BBC7FED9E8EB5FA6A94BBF932BBDA|rocR]::''erm'', available in the BGSC, in [SW|Fabian Commichau]'s, and in [SW|Jörg Stülke]'s lab) [pubmed|28189581]
  • Labs working on this gene/protein

  • [SW|Michel Debarbouille], Pasteur Institute, Paris, France [http://www.pasteur.fr/ip/easysite/go/03b-00000m-0ob/recherche/departements-scientifiques/microbiologie/unites-et-groupes/unite-de-biologie-des-bacteries-pathogenes-a-gram-positif/les-membres-de-l-equipe Homepage]
  • References

  • 12634342,8113162,9194709,21965396,23869754,21906631