Gene Symbol: cheY
Description: chemotaxis protein CheY
Species: Bacillus subtilis subsp. subtilis str. 168

Top Publications

  1. Bischoff D, Ordal G. Sequence and characterization of Bacillus subtilis CheB, a homolog of Escherichia coli CheY, and its role in a different mechanism of chemotaxis. J Biol Chem. 1991;266:12301-5 pubmed
    The Bacillus subtilis gene encoding CheB, which is homologous to Escherichia coli CheY, the regulator of flagellar rotation, has been cloned and sequenced...
  2. Bischoff D, Weinreich M, Ordal G. Nucleotide sequences of Bacillus subtilis flagellar biosynthetic genes fliP and fliQ and identification of a novel flagellar gene, fliZ. J Bacteriol. 1992;174:4017-25 pubmed
    ..FliZ has a conventional N-terminal signal sequence that does not direct secretion of the protein but appears to target the protein to the membrane. Two possible models of insertion of FliZ into the membrane are described. ..
  3. Bischoff D, Ordal G. Identification and characterization of FliY, a novel component of the Bacillus subtilis flagellar switch complex. Mol Microbiol. 1992;6:2715-23 pubmed
    ..coli fliM mutant does not restore motility. The homology, multiple phenotypes, and interspecies complementation suggest that FliY forms part of the B. subtilis switch complex.(ABSTRACT TRUNCATED AT 250 WORDS) ..
  4. Graumann P, Schroder K, Schmid R, Marahiel M. Cold shock stress-induced proteins in Bacillus subtilis. J Bacteriol. 1996;178:4611-9 pubmed
    ..Other identified CIPs function at various levels of cellular physiology, such as chemotaxis (CheY), sugar uptake (Hpr), translation (ribosomal proteins S6 and L7/L12), protein folding (PPiB), and general ..