Gene Symbol: tcyC
Description: L-cystine import ATP-binding protein TcyC
Species: Bacillus subtilis subsp. subtilis str. 168

Top Publications

  1. Koumoutsi A, Chen X, Henne A, Liesegang H, Hitzeroth G, Franke P, et al. Structural and functional characterization of gene clusters directing nonribosomal synthesis of bioactive cyclic lipopeptides in Bacillus amyloliquefaciens strain FZB42. J Bacteriol. 2004;186:1084-96 pubmed
  2. Cosmina P, Rodriguez F, de Ferra F, Grandi G, Perego M, Venema G, et al. Sequence and analysis of the genetic locus responsible for surfactin synthesis in Bacillus subtilis. Mol Microbiol. 1993;8:821-31 pubmed
    ..A fourth gene in srfA encodes a polypeptide homologous to grsT. Four genes are positioned between srfA and sfp, the disruption of which does not affect surfactin biosynthesis. ..
  3. Burguière P, Auger S, Hullo M, Danchin A, Martin Verstraete I. Three different systems participate in L-cystine uptake in Bacillus subtilis. J Bacteriol. 2004;186:4875-84 pubmed
    ..The expression of the ytmI operon and the yhcL gene was regulated in response to sulfur availability, while the level of expression of the yckK gene remained low under all the conditions tested...
  4. Grossman T, Tuckman M, Ellestad S, Osburne M. Isolation and characterization of Bacillus subtilis genes involved in siderophore biosynthesis: relationship between B. subtilis sfpo and Escherichia coli entD genes. J Bacteriol. 1993;175:6203-11 pubmed
    ..coli entD gene. We present evidence that the E. coli entD and B. subtilis sfpo genes are interchangeable and that their products are members of a new family of proteins which function in the secretion of peptide molecules. ..
  5. Rodriguez F, Grandi G. An operon encoding a novel ABC-type transport system in Bacillus subtilis. Microbiology. 1995;141 ( Pt 7):1781-4 pubmed
    ..Comparison of the three proteins with the subunits of other ABC-type systems suggests that this new system is involved in amino acid transport...