Gene Symbol: cioA
Description: cyanide insensitive terminal oxidase
Species: Pseudomonas aeruginosa PAO1

Top Publications

  1. Cunningham L, Pitt M, Williams H. The cioAB genes from Pseudomonas aeruginosa code for a novel cyanide-insensitive terminal oxidase related to the cytochrome bd quinol oxidases. Mol Microbiol. 1997;24:579-91 pubmed
    ..The locus comprised two open reading frames, cioA and cioB, coding for gene products of 488 and 335 amino acid residues with predicted molecular masses of 54241 and ..
  2. Zlosnik J, Tavankar G, Bundy J, Mossialos D, O Toole R, Williams H. Investigation of the physiological relationship between the cyanide-insensitive oxidase and cyanide production in Pseudomonas aeruginosa. Microbiology. 2006;152:1407-15 pubmed publisher
    ..The CIO mutant had delayed killing kinetics, demonstrating that the CIO is required for full pathogenicity of P. aeruginosa in this animal model...