- Mutational analysis and properties of the msbA gene of Escherichia coli, coding for an essential ABC family transporterA Polissi
Départment de Biochimie Médicale, Centre Medical Universitaire, Geneva, Switzerland
Mol Microbiol 20:1221-33. 1996..Translocation of the precursor to the outer membrane is restored by transformation with a plasmid containing the wild-type msbA gene. A possible role for MsbA as a translocator of lipopolysaccharides or its precursors is discussed...
- Function of Escherichia coli MsbA, an essential ABC family transporter, in lipid A and phospholipid biosynthesisZ Zhou
Department of Biochemistry, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
J Biol Chem 273:12466-75. 1998..The tetra-acylated lipid A precursors that accumulate in htrB mutants may not be transported as efficiently by MsbA as are penta- or hexa-acylated lipid A species...
- Divergent evolution of chloroplast-type ferredoxinsS Harayama
Department of Medical Biochemistry, University Medical Center, Geneva, Switzerland
FEBS Lett 285:85-8. 1991..The sequences of XylT and NahT were compared with those of the previously identified chloroplast-type ferredoxins, in order to examine their evolutionary relationships...
- The puzzle of zmpB and extensive chain formation, autolysis defect and non-translocation of choline-binding proteins in Streptococcus pneumoniaeM Berge
Laboratoire de Microbiologie et Genetique Moleculaire, UMR5100 CNRS Université Paul Sabatier, 118 route de Narbonne, 31062 Toulouse Cedex, France
Mol Microbiol 39:1651-60. 2001..pneumoniae parent in lacking capsule and in exhibiting characteristic traits of the Streptococcus viridans group, including resistance to optochin...