Gene Symbol: fliT
Description: putative flagellar synthesis and assembly chaperone
Alias: ECK1925, JW1911
Species: Escherichia coli str. K-12 substr. MG1655

Top Publications

  1. 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) ..
  2. 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...
  3. 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
    ..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...
  4. Yamamoto S, Kutsukake K. FliT acts as an anti-FlhD2C2 factor in the transcriptional control of the flagellar regulon in Salmonella enterica serovar typhimurium. J Bacteriol. 2006;188:6703-8 pubmed publisher
    ..Class 2 expression is known to be enhanced by a disruption mutation in a flagellar gene, fliT. In this study, we purified FliT protein in a His-tagged form and showed that the protein prevented binding of FlhD(..
  5. Rajagopala S, Hughes K, Uetz P. Benchmarking yeast two-hybrid systems using the interactions of bacterial motility proteins. Proteomics. 2009;9:5296-302 pubmed publisher
  6. 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
    ..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...