Gene Symbol: infB
Description: translation initiation factor IF-2
Species: Lactococcus lactis subsp. lactis Il1403

Top Publications

  1. Sacerdot C, Dessen P, Hershey J, Plumbridge J, Grunberg Manago M. Sequence of the initiation factor IF2 gene: unusual protein features and homologies with elongation factors. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 1984;81:7787-91 pubmed
    The gene for protein synthesis initiation factor IF2 in Escherichia coli, infB, is located downstream from nusA on the same operon...
  2. Sato Y, Yamamoto Y, Kizaki H, Kuramitsu H. Isolation and sequence analysis of the pmi gene encoding phosphomannose isomerase of Streptococcus mutans. FEMS Microbiol Lett. 1993;114:61-6 pubmed
    ..mutans also drastically reduced phosphomannose isomerase activity and the ability of the organism to utilize mannose as a sole carbon source. These results suggest that the S. mutans pmi gene constitutes an operon with the scrK gene. ..
  3. Dammel C, Noller H. Suppression of a cold-sensitive mutation in 16S rRNA by overexpression of a novel ribosome-binding factor, RbfA. Genes Dev. 1995;9:626-37 pubmed
  4. Friedrich K, Brombach M, Pon C. Identification, cloning and sequence of the Streptococcus faecium infB (translational initiation factor IF2) gene. Mol Gen Genet. 1988;214:595-600 pubmed
    The structural gene for translational initiation factor IF2 (infB) from Streptococcus faecium was identified by cross-hybridization with DNA probes derived from the corresponding gene of Bacillus stearothermophilus...