Gene Symbol: yciE
Description: putative rubrerythrin/ferritin-like metal-binding protein
Alias: ECK1251, JW1249
Species: Escherichia coli str. K-12 substr. MG1655
Stoltzfus A, Leslie J, Milkman R. Molecular evolution of the Escherichia coli chromosome. I. Analysis of structure and natural variation in a previously uncharacterized region between trp and tonB. Genetics. 1988;120:345-58 pubmed
..The effects of genetic recombination between strains, recently found to be significant on a large scale in E. coli, are also apparent in the region between trp and tonB. ..
Yoshida T, Ueguchi C, Yamada H, Mizuno T. Function of the Escherichia coli nucleoid protein, H-NS: molecular analysis of a subset of proteins whose expression is enhanced in a hns deletion mutant. Mol Gen Genet. 1993;237:113-22 pubmed
..Furthermore, H-NS appeared to exhibit relatively strong affinity for the putative promoter sequences in vitro. These results are compatible with the hypothesis that H-NS functions as a transcriptional repressor. ..
Liu D, Zhao Y, Fan X, Sun Y, Fox R. Expression, crystallization and preliminary crystallographic analysis of YciE, a stress protein from Escherichia coli. Acta Crystallogr D Biol Crystallogr. 2004;60:1888-9 pubmed
The stress protein Escherichia coli YciE was overexpressed and purified in three chromatographic steps. Crystals were obtained using PEG 4000 as a precipitant. The YciE protein crystals diffracted to 3...
Weber A, Kögl S, Jung K. Time-dependent proteome alterations under osmotic stress during aerobic and anaerobic growth in Escherichia coli. J Bacteriol. 2006;188:7165-75 pubmed
..Eleven additional proteins (OtsB, YceI, YciE, YciF, YgaU, YjbJ, AcnA, MetL, PoxB, Ssb, and YhbO) were induced by osmotic stress imposed by NaCl...