Gene Symbol: fliG
Description: flagellar motor switch protein G
Species: Escherichia coli O157:H7 str. Sakai

Top Publications

  1. Roman S, Frantz B, Matsumura P. Gene sequence, overproduction, purification and determination of the wild-type level of the Escherichia coli flagellar switch protein FliG. Gene. 1993;133:103-8 pubmed
    ..The switch is a complex apparatus composed of at least three proteins--FliG, FliM and FliN...
  2. Marykwas D, Berg H. A mutational analysis of the interaction between FliG and FliM, two components of the flagellar motor of Escherichia coli. J Bacteriol. 1996;178:1289-94 pubmed
    The motor that drives the flagellar filament of Escherichia coli contains three "switch" proteins (FliG, FliM, and FliN) that together determine the direction of rotation...