Gene Symbol: CC_1007
Description: S-layer protein
Species: Caulobacter crescentus CB15

Top Publications

  1. Ford M, Nomellini J, Smit J. S-layer anchoring and localization of an S-layer-associated protease in Caulobacter crescentus. J Bacteriol. 2007;189:2226-37 pubmed publisher
    ..Moreover, Sap was secreted to the cell surface primarily by the S-layer type I secretion apparatus...
  2. Herrmann J, Jabbarpour F, Bargar P, Nomellini J, Li P, Lane T, et al. Environmental Calcium Controls Alternate Physical States of the Caulobacter Surface Layer. Biophys J. 2017;112:1841-1851 pubmed publisher
  3. Gilchrist A, Fisher J, Smit J. Nucleotide sequence analysis of the gene encoding the Caulobacter crescentus paracrystalline surface layer protein. Can J Microbiol. 1992;38:193-202 pubmed
    ..RsaA protein also shared some homology with 10 other S-layer proteins, with the Campylobacter fetus S-layer protein scoring highest...
  4. Fisher J, Smit J, Agabian N. Transcriptional analysis of the major surface array gene of Caulobacter crescentus. J Bacteriol. 1988;170:4706-13 pubmed
    ..The 130K protein appears to be synthesized without an N-terminal leader sequence, but the N-terminal 20 amino acids are relatively hydrophobic and may function like a signal sequence during transmembrane translocation. ..
  5. Awram P, Smit J. The Caulobacter crescentus paracrystalline S-layer protein is secreted by an ABC transporter (type I) secretion apparatus. J Bacteriol. 1998;180:3062-9 pubmed
    ..Such levels are expected for bacterial S-layer proteins but are higher than for any other known type I secretion system...