Gene Symbol: mdtN
Description: membrane fusion protein of efflux pump
Alias: ECK4075, JW4043, sdsR, yjcR
Species: Escherichia coli str. K-12 substr. MG1655

Top Publications

  1. Dinh T, Paulsen I, Saier M. A family of extracytoplasmic proteins that allow transport of large molecules across the outer membranes of gram-negative bacteria. J Bacteriol. 1994;176:3825-31 pubmed
    ..The membrane fusion protein of simian virus 5 is shown to exhibit significant sequence similarity to representative bacterial MFPs. ..
  2. Shimada T, Yamamoto K, Ishihama A. Involvement of the leucine response transcription factor LeuO in regulation of the genes for sulfa drug efflux. J Bacteriol. 2009;191:4562-71 pubmed publisher
    ..The results described herein indicate that the yjcRQP operon, one of the LeuO targets, is involved in sensitivity control against sulfa drugs. We propose to rename the yjcRQP genes the sdsRQP genes (sulfa drug sensitivity determinant). ..