BSTF Data for BG10537


ORF IDBG10537
SynonymrsiX,ypuN
ClassHTH
Familyunique
Family description
Mutant/Isogenic strainnot
Sensor
Target genesnot
cis Sequencenot
Ligandnot
CommentYpuN is a negative regulator of sigma(X) activity, anti-SigX (1,2). RsiX might be a competence gene (3).
Reference
1. Huang X, Decatur A, Sorokin A, Helmann JD (1997) The Bacillus subtilis sigma(X) protein is an extracytoplasmic function sigma factor contributing to survival at high temperature. J Bacteriol 179:2915-21. [PMID:9139908]
2. Brutsche S, Braun V (1997) SigX of Bacillus subtilis replaces the ECF sigma factor fecI of Escherichia coli and is inhibited by RsiX. Mol Gen Genet 256:416-25. [PMID:9393439]
3. Tortosa P, Albano M, Dubnau D (2000) Characterization of ylbF, a new gene involved in competence development and sporulation in Bacillus subtilis. Mol Microbiol 35:1110-9. [PMID:10712692]
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Ortholog SSDB     COG
Paralog SSDB
Motif SSDB
Localization PSORT   SOSUI