Gene Symbol: fis
Description: DNA-binding protein Fis
Species: Escherichia coli O157:H7 str. Sakai

Top Publications

  1. Ninnemann O, Koch C, Kahmann R. The E.coli fis promoter is subject to stringent control and autoregulation. EMBO J. 1992;11:1075-83 pubmed
    The DNA binding protein FIS is involved in processes like site specific DNA inversion, lambda excision and stimulation of stable RNA synthesis in Escherichia coli. The amount of FIS protein is subject to dramatic changes during growth...
  2. Xu J, Johnson R. Fis activates the RpoS-dependent stationary-phase expression of proP in Escherichia coli. J Bacteriol. 1995;177:5222-31 pubmed
    b>Fis is a general nucleoid-associated protein in Escherichia coli whose expression is highly regulated with respect to growth conditions...