Gene Symbol: ffh
Description: signal recognition particle protein
Species: Bacillus subtilis subsp. subtilis str. 168

Top Publications

  1. Nakamura K, Nishiguchi M, Honda K, Yamane K. The Bacillus subtilis SRP54 homologue, Ffh, has an intrinsic GTPase activity and forms a ribonucleoprotein complex with small cytoplasmic RNA in vivo. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 1994;199:1394-9 pubmed
    B. subtilis Ffh is a homologue of SRP54, which is one component of the mammalian signal recognition particle. B. subtilis Ffh was expressed in E...
  2. Honda K, Nakamura K, Nishiguchi M, Yamane K. Cloning and characterization of a Bacillus subtilis gene encoding a homolog of the 54-kilodalton subunit of mammalian signal recognition particle and Escherichia coli Ffh. J Bacteriol. 1993;175:4885-94 pubmed
    By using a DNA fragment of Escherichia coli ffh as a probe, the Bacillus subtilis ffh gene was cloned. The complete nucleotide sequence of the cloned DNA revealed that it contained three open reading frames (ORFs)...
  3. Rubio A, Jiang X, Pogliano K. Localization of translocation complex components in Bacillus subtilis: enrichment of the signal recognition particle receptor at early sporulation septa. J Bacteriol. 2005;187:5000-2 pubmed
    ..These results suggest FtsY delivers secreted proteins to SecYEG at the septum, consistent with initial septal localization of forespore membrane proteins. ..