short chain dehydrogenase


Gene Symbol: short chain dehydrogenase
Description: furfural resistance protein, putative short-chain oxidoreductase
Alias: ECK2421, JW5394, yfeF
Species: Escherichia coli str. K-12 substr. MG1655

Top Publications

  1. Hryniewicz M, Sirko A, Pałucha A, Bock A, Hulanicka D. Sulfate and thiosulfate transport in Escherichia coli K-12: identification of a gene encoding a novel protein involved in thiosulfate binding. J Bacteriol. 1990;172:3358-66 pubmed
    ..Preliminary sequence data from the corresponding region of the Salmonella typhimurium chromosome showed strictly homologous counterparts of the E. coli cysP and cysT genes. ..
  2. Wang X, Miller E, Yomano L, Shanmugam K, Ingram L. Increased furan tolerance in Escherichia coli due to a cryptic ucpA gene. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2012;78:2452-5 pubmed publisher
    ..Deleting ucpA decreased furfural tolerance. Although the mechanism remains unknown, the cryptic ucpA gene is now associated with a phenotype: furan resistance. ..
  3. Sirko A, Wegleńska A, Hryniewicz M, Hulanicka D. Characterization of the Escherichia coli gene encoding a new member of the short-chain dehydrogenase/reductase (SDR) family. Acta Biochim Pol. 1997;44:153-7 pubmed
    ..Involvement of Crp, FruR and IHF in the regulation of ucpA transcription in vivo was demonstrated. ..