Gene Symbol: chi36
Description: extracellular exochitinase
Alias: BA3854
Species: Bacillus anthracis str. Ames
Products:     chi36

Top Publications

  1. Huang C, Chen C. High-level expression and characterization of two chitinases, ChiCH and ChiCW, of Bacillus cereus 28-9 in Escherichia coli. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2005;327:8-17 pubmed publisher
    ..Therefore, the method of high-level expression of chitinases is helpful to studies and applications of chitinases...
  2. Wang S, Moyne A, Thottappilly G, Wu S, Locy R, Singh N. Purification and characterization of a Bacillus cereus exochitinase. Enzyme Microb Technol. 2001;28:492-498 pubmed
    ..The major chitinase activity was associated with a 36-kDa (Chi36) gel band...
  3. Mabuchi N, Araki Y. Cloning and sequencing of two genes encoding chitinases A and B from Bacillus cereus CH. Can J Microbiol. 2001;47:895-902 pubmed
    ..The primary structures of these two proteins were not similar to each other. ..
  4. Arora N, Ahmad T, Rajagopal R, Bhatnagar R. A constitutively expressed 36 kDa exochitinase from Bacillus thuringiensis HD-1. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2003;307:620-5 pubmed
    ..signature sequences characteristic of family 18 chitinases were mapped at positions 105-109 and 138-145 of Chi36. The recombinant chitinase was expressed in a catalytically active form in Escherichia coli in the vector pQE-32...