phenolic acid decarboxylase
Gene Symbol: phenolic acid decarboxylase
Description: phenolic acid decarboxylase PadC
Species: Bacillus subtilis subsp. subtilis str. 168
Products: phenolic acid decarboxylase
- Nguyen T, Tran N, Cavin J. Genetic and biochemical analysis of PadR-padC promoter interactions during the phenolic acid stress response in Bacillus subtilis 168. J Bacteriol. 2011;193:4180-91 pubmed publisherBacillus subtilis 168 is resistant to phenolic acids by expression of an inducible enzyme, the phenolic acid decarboxylase (PadC), that decarboxylates these acids into less toxic vinyl derivatives...
- Cavin J, Dartois V, Divies C. Gene cloning, transcriptional analysis, purification, and characterization of phenolic acid decarboxylase from Bacillus subtilis. Appl Environ Microbiol. 1998;64:1466-71 pubmed..One clone was detected with this heterologous probe, and this clone exhibited phenolic acid decarboxylase (PAD) activity...
- Prim N, Pastor F, Diaz P. Biochemical studies on cloned Bacillus sp. BP-7 phenolic acid decarboxylase PadA. Appl Microbiol Biotechnol. 2003;63:51-6 pubmed..The results obtained suggest that the enzyme could be involved in a stress response for conversion of toxic hydroxycinnamic acids released after plant cell wall degradation. ..
- Tran N, Gury J, Dartois V, Nguyen T, Seraut H, Barthelmebs L, et al. Phenolic acid-mediated regulation of the padC gene, encoding the phenolic acid decarboxylase of Bacillus subtilis. J Bacteriol. 2008;190:3213-24 pubmed publisherIn Bacillus subtilis, several phenolic acids specifically induce expression of padC, encoding a phenolic acid decarboxylase that converts these antimicrobial compounds into vinyl derivatives...