Gene Symbol: mlaA
Description: ABC transporter maintaining OM lipid asymmetry, OM lipoprotein component
Alias: ECK2340, JW2343, vacJ
Species: Escherichia coli str. K-12 substr. MG1655

Top Publications

  1. Suzuki T, Murai T, Fukuda I, Tobe T, Yoshikawa M, Sasakawa C. Identification and characterization of a chromosomal virulence gene, vacJ, required for intercellular spreading of Shigella flexneri. Mol Microbiol. 1994;11:31-41 pubmed
    ..The locus affected in the mutant, designated vacJ, was neither involved in the invasion of epithelial cells nor in intracellular movement, but was required for ..
  2. Han K, Park J, Seo H, Ahn K, Lee J. Multiple stressor-induced proteome responses of Escherichia coli BL21(DE3). J Proteome Res. 2008;7:1891-903 pubmed publisher
    ..The quantitative and systematic proteome analyses that we have performed provide more detailed information on E. coli BL21(DE3), a widely used host strain for recombinant protein overexpression. ..
  3. Malinverni J, Silhavy T. An ABC transport system that maintains lipid asymmetry in the gram-negative outer membrane. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2009;106:8009-14 pubmed publisher
    ..We propose that the Mla pathway constitutes a bacterial intermembrane PL trafficking system...
  4. Chong Z, Woo W, Chng S. Osmoporin OmpC forms a complex with MlaA to maintain outer membrane lipid asymmetry in Escherichia coli. Mol Microbiol. 2015;98:1133-46 pubmed publisher
    ..We show that the OM lipoprotein MlaA interacts specifically with OmpC and OmpF...