Gene Symbol: CA_C2873
Description: acetyl-CoA acetyltransferase
Species: Clostridium acetobutylicum ATCC 824

Top Publications

  1. Stim Herndon K, Petersen D, Bennett G. Characterization of an acetyl-CoA C-acetyltransferase (thiolase) gene from Clostridium acetobutylicum ATCC 824. Gene. 1995;154:81-5 pubmed
    ..The C terminus of an open reading frame found upstream from the Thl sequence is similar to OrfX of Bacillus subtilis and to NfrC of Escherichia coli...
  2. Winzer K, Lorenz K, Zickner B, D rre P. Differential regulation of two thiolase genes from Clostridium acetobutylicum DSM 792. J Mol Microbiol Biotechnol. 2000;2:531-41 pubmed
    ..The data provide strong evidence that ThlA is involved in the metabolism of both acid and solvent formation, whereas the physiological function of ThlB has yet to be elucidated...
  3. Petersen D, Bennett G. Cloning of the Clostridium acetobutylicum ATCC 824 acetyl coenzyme A acetyltransferase (thiolase; EC gene. Appl Environ Microbiol. 1991;57:2735-41 pubmed
  4. D rre P, Fischer R, Kuhn A, Lorenz K, Schreiber W, St rzenhofecker B, et al. Solventogenic enzymes of Clostridium acetobutylicum: catalytic properties, genetic organization, and transcriptional regulation. FEMS Microbiol Rev. 1995;17:251-62 pubmed
    ..Although the signal that triggers the shift to solventogenesis has not yet been elucidated, recent investigations suggest a possible function of DNA supercoiling as a transcriptional sensor of the respective environmental stimuli...