Gene Symbol: tamB
Description: translocation and assembly module for autotransporter export, inner membrane subunit
Alias: ECK4217, JW4180, ytfN, ytfO
Species: Escherichia coli str. K-12 substr. MG1655

Top Publications

  1. Struve C, Forestier C, Krogfelt K. Application of a novel multi-screening signature-tagged mutagenesis assay for identification of Klebsiella pneumoniae genes essential in colonization and infection. Microbiology. 2003;149:167-76 pubmed
    ..Transposon insertion sites in attenuated mutants were, among others, in genes encoding well-known K. pneumoniae virulence factors such as lipopolysaccharide and capsule, as well as in genes of unknown function...
  2. Burall L, Harro J, Li X, Lockatell C, Himpsl S, Hebel J, et al. Proteus mirabilis genes that contribute to pathogenesis of urinary tract infection: identification of 25 signature-tagged mutants attenuated at least 100-fold. Infect Immun. 2004;72:2922-38 pubmed
  3. Selkrig J, Mosbahi K, Webb C, Belousoff M, Perry A, Wells T, et al. Discovery of an archetypal protein transport system in bacterial outer membranes. Nat Struct Mol Biol. 2012;19:506-10, S1 pubmed publisher
    ..enterica and Escherichia coli showed that it consists of an Omp85-family protein, TamA, in the outer membrane and TamB in the inner membrane of diverse bacterial species...
  4. 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. ..
  5. Smith K, Voogt R, Ruiz T, Mintz K. The conserved carboxyl domain of MorC, an inner membrane protein of Aggregatibacter actinomycetemcomitans, is essential for membrane function. Mol Oral Microbiol. 2016;31:43-58 pubmed publisher
    ..The data suggest that the MorC sequence is functionally conserved across Gammaproteobacteria and the C-terminus of the protein is essential for maintaining membrane physiology. ..