cysW

Summary

Gene Symbol: cysW
Description: sulfate/thiosulfate ABC transporter permease
Alias: ECK2418, JW2416
Species: Escherichia coli str. K-12 substr. MG1655

Top Publications

  1. 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
    ..Four open reading frames, designated cysT, cysW, cysA, and cysM, have been identified...
  2. 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
    ..Preliminary sequence data from the corresponding region of the Salmonella typhimurium chromosome showed strictly homologous counterparts of the E. coli cysP and cysT genes. ..
  3. 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
    ..ions are transported by an ABC-type transporter consisting of both the membrane components (the products of cysT, cysW, and cysA genes) and the periplasmic binders (the products of cysP and sbp genes)...
  4. 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. ..