higA

Summary

Gene Symbol: higA
Description: antitoxinof the HigB-HigA toxin-antitoxin system
Alias: ECK3072, JW3053, ygjM
Species: Escherichia coli str. K-12 substr. MG1655

Top Publications

  1. Christensen Dalsgaard M, Jørgensen M, Gerdes K. Three new RelE-homologous mRNA interferases of Escherichia coli differentially induced by environmental stresses. Mol Microbiol. 2010;75:333-48 pubmed publisher
    ..Induction of the three loci depended on Lon protease that may sense the environmental stresses and activate TA loci by cleavage of the antitoxins. Transcription of the three TA operons was autoregulated by the antitoxins. ..