Gene Symbol: BC3607
Description: spore peptidoglycan hydrolase (N-acetylglucosaminidase)
Species: Bacillus cereus ATCC 14579

Top Publications

  1. Chen Y, Fukuoka S, Makino S. A novel spore peptidoglycan hydrolase of Bacillus cereus: biochemical characterization and nucleotide sequence of the corresponding gene, sleL. J Bacteriol. 2000;182:1499-506 pubmed
    ..The B. subtilis genome sequence contains genes, yaaH and ydhD, which encode putative proteins showing similarity to SleL. ..
  2. Li Y, Jin K, Setlow B, Setlow P, Hao B. Crystal structure of the catalytic domain of the Bacillus cereus SleB protein, important in cortex peptidoglycan degradation during spore germination. J Bacteriol. 2012;194:4537-45 pubmed publisher
    ..SleB and CwlJ may offer novel targets for the development of anti-spore agents. ..