cmaB

Summary

Gene Symbol: cmaB
Description: coronamic acid synthetase CmaB
Alias: PSPTO4710, coronamic acid synthetase CmaB
Species: Pseudomonas syringae pv. tomato str. DC3000
Products:     cmaB

Top Publications

  1. Vaillancourt F, Yeh E, Vosburg D, O Connor S, Walsh C. Cryptic chlorination by a non-haem iron enzyme during cyclopropyl amino acid biosynthesis. Nature. 2005;436:1191-4 pubmed publisher
    ..Here we report the activity of five proteins-CmaA, CmaB, CmaC, CmaD and CmaE-in the construction of coronamic acid (CMA; 1-amino-1-carboxy-2-ethylcyclopropane), a ..
  2. Li X, Lin H, Zhang W, Zou Y, Zhang J, Tang X, et al. Flagellin induces innate immunity in nonhost interactions that is suppressed by Pseudomonas syringae effectors. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2005;102:12990-5 pubmed publisher
    ..A remarkable number of DC3000 virulence factors act in the plant cell by suppressing the species level defenses, and that contributes to the specialization of DC3000 on Arabidopsis...
  3. Uppalapati S, Ishiga Y, Wangdi T, Kunkel B, Anand A, Mysore K, et al. The phytotoxin coronatine contributes to pathogen fitness and is required for suppression of salicylic acid accumulation in tomato inoculated with Pseudomonas syringae pv. tomato DC3000. Mol Plant Microbe Interact. 2007;20:955-65 pubmed publisher
  4. Couch R, O Connor S, Seidle H, Walsh C, Parry R. Characterization of CmaA, an adenylation-thiolation didomain enzyme involved in the biosynthesis of coronatine. J Bacteriol. 2004;186:35-42 pubmed
    ..The availability of catalytically active CmaA should facilitate elucidation of the details of the subsequent steps in the formation of this novel cyclopropyl amino acid...