Gene Symbol: fliS
Description: flagellar protein potentiates polymerization
Alias: ECK1924, JW1910
Species: Escherichia coli str. K-12 substr. MG1655

Top Publications

  1. Ozin A, Claret L, Auvray F, Hughes C. The FliS chaperone selectively binds the disordered flagellin C-terminal D0 domain central to polymerisation. FEMS Microbiol Lett. 2003;219:219-24 pubmed
    ..30000 flagellin (FliC) subunits. This is facilitated by the cytosolic chaperone FliS, which binds to the 494 residue FliC and inhibits its polymerisation...
  2. Lee J, Hiibel S, Reardon K, Wood T. Identification of stress-related proteins in Escherichia coli using the pollutant cis-dichloroethylene. J Appl Microbiol. 2010;108:2088-102 pubmed publisher
    ..with hydrogen peroxide stress using the most hydrogen peroxide-sensitive mutants, ygiW and ychH, identified that FliS, GalS, HcaR, MglA, SufE, SufS, Tap, TnaB, YhcN and YjaA are also involved in the stress response of E...
  3. Yokoseki T, Kutsukake K, Ohnishi K, Iino T. Functional analysis of the flagellar genes in the fliD operon of Salmonella typhimurium. Microbiology. 1995;141 ( Pt 7):1715-22 pubmed
    ..operon in both organisms has revealed that the fliD gene constitutes an operon together with two additional genes, fliS and fliT. Based on the gene-disruption experiment in E...
  4. Yokoseki T, Iino T, Kutsukake K. Negative regulation by fliD, fliS, and fliT of the export of the flagellum-specific anti-sigma factor, FlgM, in Salmonella typhimurium. J Bacteriol. 1996;178:899-901 pubmed
    The fliD operon of Salmonella typhimurium consists of three flagellar genes, fliD, fliS, and fliT, and is transcribed in this order...
  5. Juhas M, Evans L, Frost J, Davenport P, Yarkoni O, Fraser G, et al. Escherichia coli flagellar genes as target sites for integration and expression of genetic circuits. PLoS ONE. 2014;9:e111451 pubmed publisher
    ..We characterised integration and expression at four candidate loci, fliD, fliS, fliT, and fliY, of the E. coli flagellar region 3a...
  6. Kawagishi I, Muller V, Williams A, Irikura V, Macnab R. Subdivision of flagellar region III of the Escherichia coli and Salmonella typhimurium chromosomes and identification of two additional flagellar genes. J Gen Microbiol. 1992;138:1051-65 pubmed
    ..IIIa, is immediately followed by two additional genes, both necessary for flagellation, which we have designated fliS and fliT. They encode small proteins with deduced molecular masses of about 15 kDa and 14 kDa, respectively...
  7. Kutsukake K. Excretion of the anti-sigma factor through a flagellar substructure couples flagellar gene expression with flagellar assembly in Salmonella typhimurium. Mol Gen Genet. 1994;243:605-12 pubmed
    ..These results indicate that FlgM is excreted from the cells through the flagellar substructures that are formed by the function of the hook-basal body genes.(ABSTRACT TRUNCATED AT 250 WORDS) ..