Gene Symbol: glpF
Description: glycerol uptake facilitator protein
Species: Bacillus subtilis subsp. subtilis str. 168

Top Publications

  1. Holmberg C, Beijer L, Rutberg B, Rutberg L. Glycerol catabolism in Bacillus subtilis: nucleotide sequence of the genes encoding glycerol kinase (glpK) and glycerol-3-phosphate dehydrogenase (glpD). J Gen Microbiol. 1990;136:2367-75 pubmed
    ..In a coupled in vitro transcription/translation system, two proteins were found, corresponding in size to those predicted from the deduced amino acid sequences of glycerol kinase and G3P dehydrogenase (54 kDa and 63 kDa, respectively). ..
  2. Beijer L, Nilsson R, Holmberg C, Rutberg L. The glpP and glpF genes of the glycerol regulon in Bacillus subtilis. J Gen Microbiol. 1993;139:349-59 pubmed
    ..The nucleotide sequence of glpP encoding a regulatory protein and the previously unidentified glpF encoding the glycerol uptake facilitator was determined...
  3. Pooley H, Paschoud D, Karamata D. The gtaB marker in Bacillus subtilis 168 is associated with a deficiency in UDPglucose pyrophosphorylase. J Gen Microbiol. 1987;133:3481-93 pubmed
    ..This suggests that many mutations associated with deformation of cell shape in B. subtilis are located in the region where teichoic acid genes map. ..