Gene Symbol: prmA
Description: 50S ribosomal protein L11 methyltransferase
Species: Escherichia coli O157:H7 str. Sakai

Top Publications

  1. Vanet A, Plumbridge J, Alix J. Cotranscription of two genes necessary for ribosomal protein L11 methylation (prmA) and pantothenate transport (panF) in Escherichia coli K-12. J Bacteriol. 1993;175:7178-88 pubmed
    ..DNA region between panF, which encodes pantothenate permease, and orf1, the first gene of the fis operon, encodes prmA, the genetic determinant for the ribosomal protein L11 methyltransferase...
  2. Ball C, Osuna R, Ferguson K, Johnson R. Dramatic changes in Fis levels upon nutrient upshift in Escherichia coli. J Bacteriol. 1992;174:8043-56 pubmed
    ..We suggest that the fluctuations in Fis levels may serve as an early signal of a nutritional upshift and may be important in the physiological roles Fis plays in the cell. ..
  3. Jackowski S, Alix J. Cloning, sequence, and expression of the pantothenate permease (panF) gene of Escherichia coli. J Bacteriol. 1990;172:3842-8 pubmed
    ..The predicted topological profile of pantothenate permease is similar to that of other membrane carriers that catalyze cation-dependent symport. ..
  4. Vanet A, Plumbridge J, Guerin M, Alix J. Ribosomal protein methylation in Escherichia coli: the gene prmA, encoding the ribosomal protein L11 methyltransferase, is dispensable. Mol Microbiol. 1994;14:947-58 pubmed
    The prmA gene, located at 72 min on the Escherichia coli chromosome, is the genetic determinant of ribosomal protein L11-methyltransferase activity...