Gene Symbol: mob
Description: mobilization protein
Species: Pediococcus damnosus

Top Publications

  1. Gindreau E, Walling E, Lonvaud Funel A. Direct polymerase chain reaction detection of ropy Pediococcus damnosus strains in wine. J Appl Microbiol. 2001;90:535-42 pubmed
    ..The method proved to be efficient for the early and sensitive detection of ropy Ped. damnosus strains during wine-making. Time-consuming culture and colony isolation steps are no longer needed. ..
  2. Walling E, Gindreau E, Lonvaud Funel A. A putative glucan synthase gene dps detected in exopolysaccharide-producing Pediococcus damnosus and Oenococcus oeni strains isolated from wine and cider. Int J Food Microbiol. 2005;98:53-62 pubmed publisher
    ..Therefore, Dps is considered a candidate for the glucan synthase enzyme responsible for EPS production by ropy strains of P. damnosus and O. oeni...
  3. Alegre M, Rodríguez M, Mesas J. Nucleotide sequence, structural organization and host range of pRS4, a small cryptic Pediococcus pentosaceus plasmid that contains two cassettes commonly found in other lactic acid bacteria. FEMS Microbiol Lett. 2005;250:151-6 pubmed
    ..To our knowledge pRS4 is the first RC-replicating plasmid of P. pentosaceus that has been completely sequenced and used as cloning vector. ..