Gene Symbol: cysP
Description: thiosulfate-binding protein
Alias: ECK2420, JW2418
Species: Escherichia coli str. K-12 substr. MG1655
Sirko A, Zatyka M, Sadowy E, Hulanicka D. Sulfate and thiosulfate transport in Escherichia coli K-12: evidence for a functional overlapping of sulfate- and thiosulfate-binding proteins. J Bacteriol. 1995;177:4134-6 pubmed
..the membrane components (the products of cysT, cysW, and cysA genes) and the periplasmic binders (the products of cysP and sbp genes)...
Sirko A, Hryniewicz M, Hulanicka D, Bock A. Sulfate and thiosulfate transport in Escherichia coli K-12: nucleotide sequence and expression of the cysTWAM gene cluster. J Bacteriol. 1990;172:3351-7 pubmed
..sequence of the sulfate and thiosulfate transport gene cluster has been determined and located 3' to the gene (cysP) encoding the thiosulfate-binding protein...
Lochowska A, Iwanicka Nowicka R, Zaim J, Witkowska Zimny M, Bolewska K, Hryniewicz M. Identification of activating region (AR) of Escherichia coli LysR-type transcription factor CysB and CysB contact site on RNA polymerase alpha subunit at the cysP promoter. Mol Microbiol. 2004;53:791-806 pubmed
..S29, lying in this turn region, comprise an 'activating region' (AR) that is crucial for positive control of the cysP promoter, but not for DNA binding and inducer response activities of CysB...
Hryniewicz M, Sirko A, Pałucha A, Bock A, Hulanicka D. Sulfate and thiosulfate transport in Escherichia coli K-12: identification of a gene encoding a novel protein involved in thiosulfate binding. J Bacteriol. 1990;172:3358-66 pubmed
..reading frame representing the first gene of the presumed sulfate transport operon was identified and designated cysP. The deduced amino acid sequence of the CysP polypeptide indicates the presence of a signal peptide...
Rosen B, Liu Z. Transport pathways for arsenic and selenium: a minireview. Environ Int. 2009;35:512-5 pubmed publisher
..In this review we discuss the membrane proteins that transport arsenic and selenium into cells, from bacteria to humans, as well as some of the efflux proteins involved in detoxification. ..
Karpinski P, Grudniak A, Wolska K. Effect of mutations in dnaK and dnaJ genes on cysteine operon expression in Escherichia coli. Folia Microbiol (Praha). 2002;47:371-4 pubmed