Gene Symbol: DDA3937_RS13610
Description: pectate lyase
Alias: Dda3937_02794
Species: Dickeya dadantii 3937

Top Publications

  1. Jenkins J, Shevchik V, Hugouvieux Cotte Pattat N, Pickersgill R. The crystal structure of pectate lyase Pel9A from Erwinia chrysanthemi. J Biol Chem. 2004;279:9139-45 pubmed publisher
    ..The active site geometries and mechanism of Pel1A and Pel9A are closely similar, but the catalytic base is a lysine in the Pel9A enzymes as opposed to an arginine in the Pel1A enzymes...
  2. Lojkowska E, Masclaux C, Boccara M, Robert Baudouy J, Hugouvieux Cotte Pattat N. Characterization of the pelL gene encoding a novel pectate lyase of Erwinia chrysanthemi 3937. Mol Microbiol. 1995;16:1183-95 pubmed
    ..The pelL mutant displayed a reduced virulence on potato tubers and Saintpaulia ionantha plants, demonstrating the important role of this enzyme in soft-rot disease...
  3. Shevchik V, Scott M, Mayans O, Jenkins J. Crystallization and preliminary X-ray analysis of a member of a new family of pectate lyases, PeIL from Erwinia chrysanthemi. Acta Crystallogr D Biol Crystallogr. 1998;54:419-22 pubmed
    ..1, b = 140.5 and c = 105.4 A, suggesting four molecules in the asymmetric unit. ..
  4. Roy C, Kester H, Visser J, Shevchik V, Hugouvieux Cotte Pattat N, Robert Baudouy J, et al. Modes of action of five different endopectate lyases from Erwinia chrysanthemi 3937. J Bacteriol. 1999;181:3705-9 pubmed
    ..The bond cleavage frequencies and reaction rates were used to estimate the number of subsites of each enzyme...